Declaration of Major
When to Declare
UWM does require students to complete 15 university credits before declaring a major, but recommends the major be declared before a student earns 75 credits.
After successfully completing Atm Sci 240 (Intro to Meteorology).
You are welcome to make an advising appointment before becoming eligible to declare, so we may assist you in planning — Contact
the Program Chair . Process to Declare the Major
The first step to declare a major in Atmospheric Science is to fill out and submit the
Declaration of Major Form »
After submitting your request to declare a major, you must request an appointment with the
Program Chair for Atmospheric Science. At that appointment, the Program Chair will be able to answer your preliminary questions about the major and help make sure you understand the degree requirements, course offering patterns, and career outlook.