The M.S. degree in Geosciences with a concentration in Applied Meteorology is designed for individuals with meteorological, environmental, or hazards-related careers worldwide. The program of study includes specialized courses in meteorology, climatology, GIS and hazards. The Applied Meteorology program is reputable, accredited, and flexible.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Mississippi State University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested, Resume/CV
- Bachelor’s degree in a natural science from a four-year educational institution that has unconditional accreditation from a regional accrediting agency
- An upper level course in Synoptic Meteorology (or equivalent) is a prerequisite for beginning the program of study
- The capstone course is designed around an 8 – 10 day workshop that is hosted at Mississippi State University during the summer semester.