The Master of Science degree is approximately a 2-year program, and includes both major coursework and research. All candidates must submit a thesis or manuscript which has been judged by the student's committee to be acceptable for publication in an appropriate scientific journal, and present the results in a formal departmental seminar or at a national or international scientific meeting.
The program is highly quantitative, it is required for applicants to have a strong background in physics and calculus.
Active research in the following areas:
Please upload the following required documents to the Department of Hydrology & Atmospheric Sciences online application system:
Required test(s): GRE
Minimum GRE Quantitative: 159
Minimum GRE Written: 4.5
Minimum TOEFL: 550 or 95 OR Minimum IELTS: 8
Attempt to support all students as Research or Teaching Assistants
Minimum credits: 33
*A 3.0 GPA in core courses is required to continue in the program
No minor is required to complete a master's of science in atmospheric sciences.