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Certificate in Weather Forecasting

Program Details

The online Certificate in Weather Forecasting program provides students with a scientifically-based, well-rounded apprenticeship in weather forecasting.  Students will become better-informed weather consumers and gain skills that will enable them to competently apply forecasting techniques.  This program is beneficial for everyone one from hobbyists, storm chasers, and weather forecasters to other professionals who rely on weather data to perform their job duties successfully.  It is also helpful for secondary teachers in Earth science who want to enhance their understanding of meteorology and for communication majors who are looking for stepping stones into the broadcasting profession.

Requirements

  • High school transcripts or GED transcript
  • Official college or university transcripts, if you attended another institution, and/or official military transcripts (if applicable)

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education