Marine Science Program

Meteorology/Marine Science

Atmospheric Science: Survey of Modern Meteorology (ATM 103), Weather Topics (118), Weather Forecasting (243), Meteorological Instrumentation (303), Thermodynamics (305), Atmospheric Dynamics I, II (405, 406), Weather Analysis (407), Physical Meteorology (409), and either Global Climate Change (220) or Physics of Climate (307), 30 credits.

 

Marine Science: Introduction to Marine Science (MSC 111), Marine Chemistry (215), Marine Biology (230), Physical Oceanography (301), Physical Oceanography Lab (302), either Marine Chemistry Lab (216) or Marine Biology Lab (232), and 9 elective credits in Marine Science, at least 6 of which must be at the 300-level or higher. 23 credits. For ATM/MSC course descriptions click here.

 

Biology: Either General Biology with lab (BIL 150, 151), or Evolution & Biodiversity with lab (160, 161), 5 credits.

 

Chemistry: Principles of Chemistry I and II, with labs (CHM 111, 112, 113, 114), 8 cr.

 

Computer Science: Programming I (CSC 120), 4 cr.

 

Geological Sciences: Earth System, with lab (GSC 110, 114), or Earth System History (111), 4-5 cr.

 

Mathematics: Calculus I, II (MTH 161, 162), Linear Algebra (210), Multivariate Calculus (310), and either Ordinary Differential Equations (311) or Numerical Analysis (320), 17 cr. A minor in Mathematics is earned with an adequate MTH GPA.

 

Physics: University Physics (PHY 205, 206, 207, and 208), 10cr.

 

Statistics: either MSC204 or MTH224, 3 cr.

 

English: Composition I and II (ENG 105, 106), 6 cr.

 

Arts and Humanities cognate, 9 cr.

 

People and Society cognate, 9 cr.

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