Specializations :: Atmospheric Science/Meteorology

Select 5 Courses

Course #

Course Title (Credits)

ESS 112

Severe and Hazardous Weather (4) (Required)

ESS 303

Classification and Physical Causes of Climates (3)

ESS/ATS 401

Survey of Atmospheric Science (3) (Required)

ESS/ATS 410

Operational Weather Forecasting (3)

ESS/ATS 420

Introduction to Atmospheric Chemistry and Air Pollution (3)

ESS/ATS 441

Atmospheric Thermodynamics and Cloud Physics (3)

ESS/ATS 451

Atmospheric Fluid Dynamics 1 (3)

ESS/ATS 452

Synoptic Meteorology (3)

ESS/ATS 454

Forecasting Mesoscale Processes (3)

ESS/ATS 461

Atmospheric Radiation 1 (3)

 

PH 111/114, PH 112/115, PH 113/116, CH 121/125, CH 123/126, MA 171, 172, 201, 238 and CS 102 are required ancillary courses, some of which may satisfy General Education Requirements. 
Suggested Minor: Mathematics.
American Meteorological Society statement of B.S. Degree requirments.

Students pursuing employment with the National Weather Service (NWS) should take coursework that satisfies the federal civil service requirements for meteorologist positions)

 



 

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