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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Minoring in the Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences

The graduate chair or any other professor in Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences may serve as minor professor on a Ph.D. committee. The graduate chair will certify that the minor course requirements have been met.

Overall GPA for the minor must be at least 3.0

AOS courses assume a prerequisite background in college physics (2 semesters), college calculus (3 semesters) and chemistry (1 semester).

The AOS minor requirement is 9 or more credits of any AOS course at or above the 400 level.

Contact your major department about your minor to determine what their requirements are.