United States Doctorate and PhDs in Meteorology
Students with a doctorate in meteorology could work in weather stations, laboratories, weather broadcasting companies and even in fieldwork related to changing weather patterns. Learn more about these graduate programs today!
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
The Meteorology Department at Florida State University has the largest and most complete meteorology program in the southeastern United States, with 18 faculty members, over 80 graduate students and approximately 200 undergraduate students.
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- Socorro, NMSocorro, NM
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
New Mexico Tech Atmospheric Physics Research Facilities: Langmuir Laboratory for atmospheric research - ballooning, electric field radar, and protective shielded rooms for lightning research; also "compact lightning mapping array" as standard instru...
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
The first year of graduate study consists of formal course work. All incoming students are supported by Rice graduate fellowships for one year. After the first year, research, under the guidance of a faculty advisor, occupies the majority of the student...
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
The goal of the Agricultural Meteorology program is to provide M.S. and Ph.D. students with advanced analysis and simulation techniques which will enable them to address the challenging environmental and agricultural problems facing our global community...
- Ames, IA
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The department has extensive research and computer facilities, and an excellent library, as well as access to meteorology/climatology computer and GIS labs, and The Center for Advanced Land Management (CALMIT). Individual graduate programs are designed...
- Lincoln, NE
- Grand Forks, NDGrand Forks, ND
University of North Dakota
The mission of the Department of Atmospheric Sciences master’s program is to provide quality educational experiences to students to promote critical thinking and foster an intellectual environment conducive to exemplary research, scholarship, and crea...
- Saint Louis, MOSaint Louis, MO
St. Louis University
In the Meteorology program at Saint Louis University we educate students for careers in industry, federal agencies and for research and teaching. We strive, through excellence in research, to contribute to new understanding of our Earth and its atmosphe...
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
The Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) at Purdue University offers graduate research programs leading to the MS and PhD degrees. EAPS is the multidisciplinary department of the College of Science. Our research uses mathemati...
- Fairbanks, AKFairbanks, AK
University of Alaska - Fairbanks
- Laramie, WYLaramie, WY
University of Wyoming
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
Our program offers graduate degrees in Atmospheric and Oceanic Science on a campus near Washington DC. We have affiliations with many nearby research institutes such as the Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, the National Centers for Environm...
- University Park, PAUniversity Park, PA
Pennsylvania State University
The graduate program embraces topics that span atmospheric processes from those of the planetary boundary layer to those of the upper atmosphere, that encompass phenomena with molecular to planetary dimensions, and that range from practical to theoretic...
- Tucson, AZTucson, AZ
University of Arizona
M.S. program requirements are 30 units of graduate work; submit thesis or manuscript approved for publication. Written examination may be required. Ph.D. program requirements are 36 units of graduate work in major, 18 units dissertation credit, and mino...
- Salt Lake City, UTSalt Lake City, UT
University of Utah
The University of Utah is a state-supported institution with a student and faculty population of nearly 26,400 and 3,700, respectively. The Department of Meteorology offers courses and research opportunities leading to the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees.
- Williamsburg, VAWilliamsburg, VA
College of William and Mary
- Huntsville, ALHuntsville, AL
University of Alabama - Huntsville
Atmospheric science students come from a variety of backgrounds including mathematics, physics, chemistry, computer science, and engineering, as well as traditional meteorology.
- Rapid City, SDRapid City, SD
South Dakota School Of Mines And Technology
Program in atmospheric sciences, biogeochemistry, geology, and hydrology addresses issues that are globally significant.
- Honolulu, HIHonolulu, HI
University of Hawaii At Manoa
The Oceanography Department offers master's and doctoral programs in four subdisciplines -physical, chemical, geological, and biological oceanography. The programs are designed toprepare students for challenging careers in academia, industry, and govern...
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
The program emphasizes understanding and application of the basic principles of atmospheric dynamics, physics and chemistry within four broad areas of specialization: air quality, meteorology and atmospheric chemistry; Biometeorology and micrometeorolog...
- Milwaukee, WIMilwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers graduate programs of study in mathematics with a choice of specializations in the fields of algebra, analysis, topology, applied mathematics including numerical analysis, probability and statistics, or indu...
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia
The Soil Science and Atmospheric Science graduate programs are designed to prepare students for professional careers in research, teaching, or application of basic concepts of soil and atmospheric sciences. Candidates for the M.S. degree must have a bac...
- Urbana, ILUrbana, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
The leading atmospheric sciences graduate program in the midwest, our program offers students an unusually wide range of research opportunities with some of the most active and productive atmospheric scientists in the world.
- Miami, FLMiami, FL
University of Miami
A campus of approximately 170 graduate students and 110 faculty members located on Virginia Key, an island in Biscayne Bay, a tropical estuarine system surrounded by the urban area of Greater Miami. The Division of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography...