Satellite Science and Programming for Meteorology (CANCELED)

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Have you ever wanted to see the Earth's weather and climate from outer space? This course will expose students to a variety of tech applications used for viewing the Earth-atmosphere system. Students will learn how to forecast severe weather events, analyze Earth data from different wavelengths and experience outer space through a weather satellite simulation. Students will also get experience with computer programming, including data analysis using the programming language MATLAB.

Student profile

In partnership with the Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC), this course will feature guest lectures from engineers and scientists covering topics such as weather instrument engineering. Through a diverse and interactive curriculum, participants in this course will try out a variety of skills and technologies related to weather and climate science, but really these skills are useful in any STEM field.

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Application deadlines

Application opens: Nov. 29, 2021
Deadline: Apply by April 30, 2022

Tuition deadlines

The first half of tuition is due by May 16, 2022. The second half of tuition is due by June 6, 2022.

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