The student who wishes to obtain a Bachelor of Science Degree in Atmospheric Science may do so by following one of the two curriculum plans referred to as Concentrations. The options include Atmospheric Science
, and Weather Broadcasting
The BS in Atmospheric Science requires at least 120 semester hours with a university required minimum number of 45 upper-division hours. Students may have to take additional hours to meet university general education requirements such as First-Year Seminar courses. The major consists of at least 52 semester hours (24 upper-division), some of which may be designated courses outside of Atmospheric Sciences.
A prospective 8-12 physical science teacher could obtain a BS in Atmospheric Science while following the physical science education concentration. Details on the requirements for the physical science education concentration and for obtaining a teaching certificate are in the College of Science and Technology: Science, Mathematics and Technology Education section of the university catalog