Broadcast Meteorology

People and Society

Broadcast Meteorology

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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    People and Society
  • Responsible Academic Unit

    Contact Info
    • Name: Luis Herrera
    • Email:
    • Phone: 305-284-2474
    • Location: 2035 Wolfson Building
  • Recommended for
    Meteorology majors or non-meteorology majors with a strong interest in communicating about weather and climate.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

Cognate Categories


This cognate introduces students to broadcast meteorology in a coherent manner. The cognate includes an introductory atmospheric science course, a dedicated broadcast meteorology course, and introductory and/or complementary classes in communications.

Option Groups

Complete 2 of the following option groups:

*Indicates an inactive course

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