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Meteorology

San José State University

24 months
Duration
7176 USD/year
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About

Meteorology from San José State University prepares students for high-level professional responsibility, independent research, and continued graduate work in atmospheric science. 

Overview

At Meteorology from San José State University graduate-level theoretical and applied meteorology courses and a substantial research project lead to the preparation of the master’s thesis, the culmination of the degree plan of study. Departmental opportunities for financial support include research and teaching assistantships.

Graduates with Meteorology from San José State University will be able to:

  • conduct an independent research project, and communicate the results in written and oral form in acceptable professional formats.
  • explain meteorological phenomena in terms of advanced physical and dynamic concepts.
  • apply advanced numerical methods to solve atmospheric and climate science problems

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dynamic Meteorology 
  • Advanced Climatology 
  • Physical Meteorology
  • Boundary Layer Meteorology
  • Air Pollution Meteorology 
  • The Global Carbon Cycle 
  • Computers in Meteorology 
  • Remote Sensing 
  • Meteorological Instrumentation
  • Mountain Meteorology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution, or the completion of a 4-year bachelor’s degree from a recognized, accredited, and approved institution from a country outside of the U.S. 
  • A 2.5 institutional GPA (from the 0.0-4.0 U.S. grading scale) in the last degree completed, or a 2.5 GPA in the last two years of full time study.
  • Good academic standing at the last institution attended.
  • English Language Proficiency Exam
  • International Coursework and Degrees
  • Submit U.S./Canada Transcripts
  • Submit Test Scores
  • Submit Declaration of Finance Form
  • Submit Bank Letter or Bank Statement
  • Submit Copy of Current Passport
  • Submit Copy of Current Visa

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7176 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7176 USD per year during 24 months.

Non-CA Resident tuition includes an additional $396 per unit

Living costs for San Jose

1740 - 3150 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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