Atmospheric Science M.S. (Ithaca)

Field of Study

Atmospheric Science

Program Description

Atmospheric science concerns the study of processes in the atmosphere, from the planetary boundary layer to the ionosphere. Applications relate to the analysis and prediction of weather and climate. For more information, please see our information page

Contact Information

Phone: 607 255-3474

1103 Bradfield Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY  14853

Concentrations by Subject

  • atmospheric science


2020-2021: $38,354

Application Requirements and Deadlines

Application Deadlines:

Fall, Jan. 1; Spring, Sept. 15

Requirements Summary:

  • all Graduate School Requirements, including the TOEFL Exam or IELTS Academic Exam for non-native English applicants
  • two recommendations
  • GRE scores are no longer required

Learning Outcomes

  • Make a contribution to scholarship within one of the sub-disciplines in the atmospheric sciences
  • Learn advanced research skills
  • Demonstrate commitment to advancing the values of scholarship