Associate in Science, Geography - Meteorology

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AS Associate in Science, Geography - Meteorology

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MCCCD Program Detail

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)


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Students must earn a grade of C or better in each course in the program. + indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

The Associate in Science (AS), Geography - Meteorology provides the first two years of a four-year curriculum for students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution to study meteorology and/or climatology. This associate degree will prepare students for employment opportunities in a number of careers including forest and conservation workers and air traffic controllers. Upon completion of a bachelor’s degree, students may pursue a career in several areas including broadcast meteorology, geography, hydrology, environmental science, and forest fire inspection and prevention. Upon completion of a graduate degree, students may pursue a number of careers including atmospheric and space scientist, geoscientist, climate change analyst, and geography professor.

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