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  Meteorology Major

COURSE REQUIREMENTS : 148 Semester Hours

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A. 91 Semester hours of Dean's academic core courses to include the following core alternate:

Required Core Alternate Substitutes for
Geo 310 Geospatial Information Analysis Systems Option

B. 5 Semester hours of Director of Athletics core courses.

C. 3 Semester hours of Academy Option.

D. 6 Semester hours of Foreign Language.

E. 43 Semester hours of major's courses:

1. Math 243 (or Math 253) Calculus III (or Advanced Placed Calculus III)

2. Meteor 320 Introduction to Meteorology and Aviation Weather

3. Meteor 325 Weather Data, Analysis and Quantitative Methods

4. Meteor 330 Atmospheric Physics

5. Meteor 352 Climatology  

6. Meteor 430 Atmospheric Dynamics I

7. Meteor 431 Atmospheric Dynamics II

8. Meteor 440 Synoptic-Dynamic Meteorology Laboratory

9. Meteor 451 Synoptic Meteorology

10. Meteor 452 Mesoscale Meteorology

11. Meteor 465 Marine and Tropical Meteorology

12. Physics 370 Upper Atmospheric and Geo-Space Physics

13. One Meteorology Elective course from the following:

       Biology 380 Principles of Ecology
       Chem 325 Space Chemistry
       Chem 381 Chemistry of the Environment
       Civ Engr 362 Introduction to Environmental Engineering
       Civ Engr 369 Introduction to Air Pollution
       Comp Sci 211 Introduction to Programming for Scientists and Engineers
       English 365 Television News: Production and Performance
       Geo 351 Physical Geography
       Geo 360 Environmental Geography
       Geo 382 Remote Sensing and Imagery Analysis
       History 482 History of Science and Technology
       Law 371 Environmental Law and Policy
       Math 245 Differential Equations
       Meteor 499 Independent Study
       Philosophy 330 Philosophy of Science
       Physics 315 Combat Aviation Physics
       Physics 371 Astronomy


14. Meteor 490 Meteorological Interpretation, Analysis, and Integration

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE :

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