Bachelor of Science in Earth Science: Meteorology Concentration

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The following eight-semester schedule of courses provides a recommended framework for completing this program of study in four years.


Course Credits
Freshman Year  
First Semester 14
EAS 104  Introduction to Meteorology 4
ENG 101  English Composition I 3
CSC 120  Problem-Solving and Programming 3
MAT 281  Calculus I 3
UNI 100  First-Year Seminar 1
   
Second Semester 16
CSC 124  Computer Programming I 3
EAS 105  Extreme Weather 3
MAT 282  Calculus II 3
PHY 101  College Physics I 4
General Education or Free Elective Course 3
   
Sophomore Year  
Third Semester 16
EAS 245  Weather Analysis and Forecasting I 3
EAS 365  Radar and Satellite Meteorology 3
ENG 217  Science and Technical Writing 3
MAT 381  Calculus III 3
PHY 202  College Physics II 4
   
Fourth Semester 16
CHE 101  Chemistry 4
COM 101  Oral Communication 3
MAT 215  Statistics 3
MAT 382  Calculus IV   3
General Education or Free Elective Course 3
   
Junior Year  
Fifth Semester 15
EAS 142  Introduction to Climate Science  3
EAS 323  Atmospheric Instrumentation and Measurement 3
EAS 431  Digital Media Meteorology 3
EAS 452  Atmospheric Thermodynamics and Radiation 3
General Education or Free Elective Course 3
   
Sixth Semester 15
EAS 453  Cloud Physics 3
EAS 469  Climate Change 3
MAT 406  Differential Equations 3
General Education or Free Elective Courses 6
   
Senior Year  
Seventh Semester 15
EAS 342  Dynamic Meteorology I 3
General Education or Free Elective Courses 12
   
Eighth Semester 16
EAS 369  Climate Dynamics and Modeling 3
EAS 442  Dynamic Meteorology II 3
EAS 445  Weather Analysis and Forecasting II 3
EAS 449  Mesoscale Meteorology 4
EAS 465  Seminar in Atmos. Sciences 3
Total 120