What classes would you recommend a high shool freshman to take in the future if he want to become a meteorologist? Dick Dingee
Posted December 27, 2006 12:30 p.m. EST
Updated December 27, 2006 12:31 p.m. EST
I'd also suggest some web sites you might like to visit for more background on the kinds of college courses to prepare for and about meteorology as a career.
First, here is a page at NCSU that describes the meteorology program and contains links to a lot of course information:
This one specifically outlines a typical course progression to obtain a B.S. in meteorology, and would be closely reflective of programs at most other colleges and universities as well:
These two addresses have some good information on the wide variety of meteorology and atmospheric science careers that are available: