University of Miami

Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

Meteorology and Physical Oceanography


P.O. Box 249178

102 McKnight Building

Miami, FL 33149

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- Meteorology and Physical Oceanography;, Ph.D.- Meteorology and Physical Oceanography

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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 is engaged in education and research in the physical processes governing motion and composition of the ocean and atmosphere through observational, diagnostic, modeling, and theoretical explorations.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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