Meteorology Course Offerings for 2020-2021

Proposed Meteorology Course Offerings –Academic Year 2020-2021(as of April 2, 2020)

*New/different offering from 2019-20

  • Graduate electives may be adjusted based on student interest and faculty availability
  • Internships (395A-E, 495A-E), Independent Studies (296, 496), and online courses taught by our Dutton Institute faculty (101, 241, 361, 410) are not listed, nor are courses likely to be offered in Summer 2020 (for example, Meteo 005).

Fall 2020 

  • METEO 003 (2 sections) – Intro
  • METEO 005 – Severe and Unusual Wx
  • METEO 51N – Meteorology & Visual Arts
  • METEO 122 – Atmospheric Environment
  • METEO 133N – Ethics Climate Change
  • METEO 201 -- Introduction to Wx
  • METEO 215 – Wx Forecast Prep
  • METEO 300 – Fundamentals of Atm Science
  • METEO 411 -- Synoptic Meteo
  • METEO 414 - Mesoscale Meteo
  • METEO 415 -- Forecasting Practicum
  • METEO 421 -- Atmospheric Dynamics
  • METEO 422 – Advanced Atmos Dynamics
  • METEO 431 – Atmospheric Thermo
  • METEO 434 – Radar Meteorology
  • METEO 436 -- Radiation and Climate
  • METEO 440W – Principles Atm Measurement
  • METEO 452 – Tropical Meteo
  • METEO 454 – Introduction to Micrometeo
  • METEO 470 – Climate Dynamics
  • METEO 473 – Appl of Computer Meteo
  • METEO/EE 477 – Fund Remote Sensing
  • METEO 481 – Wx Communications I
  • METEO 486 – Pennsylvania Climate Studies
  • METEO 494M – [Thesis] Research
  • METEO 496 – TV Broadcasting
  • METEO 497 – Professional Development
  • METEO 497 - Observing Meteo Phenomena *

  • METEO 520 – Geophysical Fluid
  • METEO 526 - Numerical Wx Prediction *
  • METEO 529 – Mesoscale Dynamics *
  • METEO 535 – Radiative Transfer *
  • METEO 556 – Atmospheric Boundary Layer
  • METEO 570 – Climate System Dynamics
  • METEO 575 -- Climate Dynamics Seminar
  • METEO 591 – Ethics in Atmospheric Sci
  • METEO 597 – Tropical Meteo*
  • METEO 880 – Communication of Meteo Res
  • EMSC 100S (3 sections) – EMS First Year Seminar

Spring 2021

  • METEO 003 (2 sections) – Intro
  • METEO 004 – Weather and Risk
  • METEO 215 – Wx Forecast Prep
  • METEO 273 – (2 sec) Intro Programming Meteo
  • METEO 300 – Fund Atmos Science
  • METEO 411 – Synoptic Meteo
  • METEO 413 – Map Analysis
  • METEO 414 -- Mesoscale Meteo
  • METEO 415 – Forecasting Practicum
  • METEO 416 – Advanced Forecasting
  • METEO 421 – Atmospheric Dynamics
  • METEO 426 – Inside NWP Models
  • METEO 431 – Atmospheric Thermo
  • METEO 437 – Atm Chemistry and Cloud Phys
  • METEO 440W – Principles Atm Measurement
  • METEO 451 – Intro to Physical Oceanography
  • METEO 455 -- Atmospheric Dispersion
  • METEO 460 – Wx Risk and Financial Risk
  • METEO 465 – Space Weather
  • METEO 470 – Climate Dynamics
  • METEO 473 – Appl of Computers Meteo
  • METEO 474 – Computer Methods
  • METEO 482 – Wx Communications II
  • METEO 486 – Pennsylvania Climate Studies
  • METEO 494M – [Thesis] Research
  • METEO 497 - Hydrology *
  • METEO 497 - Climate Communication *
  • METEO 498 -- Scientific Database Management

  • METEO 512 - Synoptic Meteo *
  • METEO 515 - Practical Statistics *
  • METEO 521 – Dynamic Meteo
  • METEO 527 – Data Assimilation *
  • METEO 532 - Chemistry of the Atm
  • METEO 533 - Cloud Physics
  • METEO 551 - Physical Oceanography
  • METEO 575 -- Climate Dynamics Seminar
  • METEO 592 – Research Proposal
  • METEO 597 – Remote Sensing *
  • METEO 891 – Professional Development