24 months
Duration
17698 USD/year
17698 USD/year
9518 USD/year
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About

Atmospheric Science at Texas Tech University offers a course of study leading to the Master of Science in Atmospheric Science at Texas Tech University and the Ph.D. in Geosciences.

Overview

At Atmospheric Science at Texas Tech University, tThe curriculum is comprised of a minimum of 30 hours of graduate-level coursework, 4 hours of seminar credit, and 6 hours of thesis credit. Students are expected to complete a thesis project as part of the degree requirements.

Teaching assistantships are available for qualified graduate student applicants on a competitive basis. These assistantships provide the opportunity for students to acquire instructional skills while further developing their understanding of topics in atmospheric science. As a matter of university policy, out-of-state tuition and fees are waived for graduate students who serve as teaching assistants in the department.

The Master of Science in Atmospheric Science at Texas Tech University provides the student with a comprehensive treatment of the dynamics describing the current and future atmospheric state using:

  • theory
  • observations
  • numerical modeling. 

Accreditation

Texas Tech University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees and certificates. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Climate Change
  • Water Resources
  • Severe Weather Events
  • Structure of the atmosphere 
  • Numerical modeling
  • Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
  • GRE
  • Letter of Reference (3)
  • Written Sample
  • Resume/CV (Optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9518 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lubbock

909 - 1335 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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