Ph.D. On Campus

Atmospheric Science

Colorado State University

36 months
30858 USD/year
30858 USD/year
15130 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Atmospheric Science from Colorado State University  is top-rated and focuses on graduate education, cutting-edge research, and public service.


Atmospheric Science from Colorado State University emphasizes how basic research in human development can inform programs designed to prevent problems and enhance well-being across the lifespan. Students gain knowledge in lifespan human development theory, basic and applied research skills, and the translation of science into practices and programs to address a wide range of social and public health problems. 


Graduates from the applied developmental science program are equipped to work in settings such as academia, for-profit and not-for-profit research and advocacy organizations, governmental and human services agencies, or community agencies that promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Science of Global Climate Change
  • Independent Study
  • Current Topics in Climate Change 
  • Air Pollution  
  • Air Pollution Measurement  
  • Atmospheric Dynamics
  • Atmospheric Modeling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

While applications are accepted at any time throughout the year, prospective students are strongly encouraged to apply by January 1 for fall.


80 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an M.S. degree with thesis in atmospheric science or related field with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Demonstration of basic principles of atmospheric science and aptitude for research\
  • Statement of purpose (200-500 words). 
  • Curriculum vitae
  • At least three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts from all collegiate institutions attended (one copy from each)
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30858 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    30858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30858 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    15130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15130 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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