12 credit hours
32 credit hours
The tuition rate for the 2023-2024 academic year is $740 (USD) per credit hour for both the certificate and master’s program courses. Rates in future academic years are subject to review by the Illinois Board of Trustees. The rate is the same for in-state, out-of-state and international students.
Understand how and why weather/climate phenomena produce high-impact hazards
Develop a cutting-edge data analytics toolkit in Python for weather/climate data
Create statistical models in R to evaluate and predict weather/climate risk
Build statistical models to evaluate variability and change in the climate
Develop a strong quantitative foundation to analyze and model key weather/climate problems