City College of New York, The

College of Liberal Arts and Science

Earth and Atmospheric Science

Address:

MR 1337

New York City, NY 10031

United States

Phone:

212-650-7454

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Earth and Atmospheric Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences has developed a unique version of the Earth Systems Science (ESS) model, the proposed national curriculum in earth sciences. The focus of ESS is to integrate the chemical and physical principles which interlink earth processes and features. The integrated curriculum gives us the flexibility to offer research training in the following areas: Earth Systems Science Environmental Studies Remote Sensing/Geographic Information Systems Students who receive an M.A. from the EAS Department will be prepared for employment in environmental companies and government agencies, as well as for Ph.D. level studies in ESS, Geology, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Public Policy, or Terrestrial Ecology.