Students launching a weather balloon behind the UIUC Natural History Building

Students in our graduate program undertake research that pushes the boundaries of our sciences, whether it be the latest in computer modeling or discovering new phenomena in the field. With a graduate degree in atmospheric sciences, students pursue various careers, including careers in national labs, academia, private industry, and more!

To learn more about the opportunities for students with a Masters degree or PhD, visit this page.  To learn more about the applications procedure, including application deadlines for Fall and Spring enrollment, visit this page.