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Atmospheric Sciences

University of Miami

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Duration
2170 USD/credit
2170 USD/credit
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About

We train graduate students and young scientists to be leaders in the atmospheric sciences and related fields on the Atmospheric Sciences program from University of Miami.  

Overview

The Department of Atmospheric Sciences (ATM), started in 2016, seeks to advance knowledge and understanding of the physical, chemical, and dynamical processes that determine our weather, our climate, and their interactions with the oceans and the continents. 

The goal of the Atmospheric Sciences program from University of Miami is to train graduate students and young scientists to be leaders in the atmospheric sciences and related fields.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate advanced knowledge of atmospheric science and how scientific research in their topical areas relates to societal issues.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to conduct high- quality research in atmospheric sciences as evidenced by their dissertation research.
  • Students will demonstrate oral and written communication skills commensurate with employment as a research scientist or equivalent professional level scientist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Atmospheric Dynamics
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Doctoral Dissertation
  • Research Ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
3.5 (analytical)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application will ask you to identify up to 5 faculty with whom you are interested in. See above statement for more details on this.
    • Upload PDF of Statement of Purpose identifying your goals and objectives in pursuing a graduate degree. If you have already identified RSMAS faculty you are interested in, please be sure to include this information here as well.
    • Upload PDF of unofficial transcripts (for review purposes only). See below statement on transcripts for more details on this.
    • Three letters of recommendation from persons well situated to evaluate your qualifications for graduate study. The online application will ask you to enter your recommender's email addresses for the RSMAS recommendation letter form to be sent to them.
    • Non-refundable application fee ($85).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2170 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2170 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2170 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2170 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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