Programs of Study

Graduate Program

The Department of Environmental, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences offers the following options for graduate study:

The doctoral program is offered jointly with the Physics Department under its applied physics option. The program merges advanced basic physics with upper atmospheric content courses to provide the foundation for research on the ionosphere, thermosphere, magnetosphere or space weather.

Please refer to the UMass Lowell Online Graduate Catalog for the latest information about admission, courses, retention, degree and thesis requirements.