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M.Sc. On Campus

Atmospheric Science

University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
Duration
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
5500 USD/year
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About

The goal of the Atmospheric Sciences program of the University of Nevada, Reno is to prepare and educate students in the application of existing or new methods in conducting theoretical studies as well as developing and applying instruments and measuring techniques in the earth-atmosphere system.

Overview

About the Program

The Atmospheric Sciences program of the University of Nevada, Reno is for students interested in research and applications on a wide variety of atmospheric science topics: cloud and aerosol physics, atmospheric chemistry, climate trends, remote sensing, weather forecasting, health impacts of air pollution, mesoscale modeling, fire weather and wildfire plume dynamics, radiative forcing, etc.

The M.S. degree in atmospheric sciences allows to pursue related careers including air pollution specialist, alternative energy consultant, atmospheric science researcher, climate change analyst, educator, environmental impact assessor, air quality scientist, climatologist, environmental scientist, environmental monitoring, and meteorologist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Airflow and Weather Dynamics
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Air Pollution
  • Synoptic Meteorology
  • Environmental Epidemiology
  • Advanced Geography Regional

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in an aspect of atmospheric sciences, physical sciences, chemistry, engineering, mathematics or a related field 
  • At least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average in prior academic coursework.
  • Statement of purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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