Atmospheric Sciences Minor

Minor in Atmospheric Sciences


department website: https://atmos.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Atmospheric Sciences Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/


email: atmos-sci@illinois.edu


The minor in Atmospheric Sciences is designed for students who desire a significant background in Atmospheric Sciences to support work in their major field. This minor will especially benefit students who choose to pursue careers in environmental areas in which multidisciplinary background is essential. The Atmospheric Science minor can complement majors in engineering and agriculture; or scientific pursuits such as chemistry, physics, biology, and scientific writing.

Choose from the following:0-6
Introduction to Meteorology
Severe and Hazardous Weather
Climate and Global Change
General Physical Meteorology
300- and 400-level courses from the approved course list. Please see the Atmospheric Sciences advisor for a current list. 12-18
Total Hours18