The minor in Meteorology is meant for students who wish to develop a background in weather and climate studies sufficient to allow them to explore post-graduate studies and employment opportunities in meteorology, climate science, and weather forecasting. Students may earn a minor in Meteorology by completing 18 s.h. of coursework, with a grade of C- or above, as defined below. At least 6 s.h. must be in-residence. Not more than 6 s.h. from the major can count toward the minor.
NOTE: Prior to taking elective courses, see an adviser in the Geology department to develop a course plan. Click on course titles listed below to access course descriptions and check prerequisites, as well as scheduling information (in order to ensure eligibility to enroll and proper completion of academic background courses). Note that not all courses are offered every semester.