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.
- Airflow and Weather Dynamics
- Atmospheric Physics
- Air Pollution
- Synoptic Meteorology
- Environmental Epidemiology
- Advanced Geography Regional
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
DisciplinesPhysics Climate Studies & Meteorology Environmental Sciences View 594 other Masters in Physics in United States
- 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
International21592 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
National21592 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State5500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Reno
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.