Academic Rankings

The University of Minnesota is a leading public research University with a wide range of academic strengths.

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Graduate Program in Land and Atmospheric Science

This is a science-based program focused on the fundamentals of Earth system processes related to land and atmosphere, and their coupled interactions.

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Environmental Science

Students in the Environmental Science Program at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Campus can pursue an emphasis in Land-Atmosphere Science or can obtain a Climatology minor.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities (UROP)

Interested in getting hands-on experience in biometeorology? Undergraduate research grants are available from the College of Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Sciences to pursue your own research project. This is a great opportunity for students interested in pursuing a research career.

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Graduate and Postdoctoral research opportunities in Biometeorology and Land-Atmosphere Science are available. Please contact Tim Griffis (