A program that focuses on the scientific study of the prediction of atmospheric motion and climate change. Includes instruction in general circulation patterns, weather phenomena, atmospheric predictability, parameterization, numerical and statistical analysis, large- and mesoscale phenomena, kinematic structures, precipitation processes, and forecasting techniques.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus||58||1%||$23,441|
|2||Iowa State University||25||0%||$18,920|
|3||Rutgers University-New Brunswick||19||0%||$29,468|
|4||Western Illinois University||17||1%||$25,074|
|5||Saint Cloud State University||17||1%||$19,002|
|6||University of North Carolina at Charlotte||14||0%||$19,080|
|7||University of South Alabama||14||1%||$19,980|
|8||Central Michigan University||14||0%||$22,004|
|9||University of Hawaii at Manoa||8||0%||$22,996|
|10||Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University||8||0%||$26,165|
|11||Florida Institute of Technology||8||1%||$52,690|
|12||Lyndon State College||7||3%||$21,744|
|13||University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee||7||0%||$22,142|
|14||Naval Postgraduate School||7||0%||N/A|
|15||University of Miami||3||0%||$60,906|
|16||Western Kentucky University||2||0%||$18,822|
|17||University of the Incarnate Word||2||0%||$39,124|
|18||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||1||0%||$59,020|
|19||University of Arizona||1||0%||$25,179|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Meteorology program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
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