Feb 20, 2024  
2023-2024 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 EIU Undergraduate Catalog

Broadcast Meteorology Requirements

Broadcast Meteorology Minor

In recent years, we have developed a better understanding of the complexities of weather and the importance of communicating that information to the public. This interdisciplinary minor prepares students to effectively communicate complex weather information to multiple audiences utilizing the media.

Total required hours for the minor in Broadcast Meteorology: 22 hours

CMN Electives: 3 hours (See Footnote 1)


GEO Electives: 3 hours


1 CMN majors must take a GEO elective to complete this minor. GEO majors must take a CMN elective to complete this minor. Students who are not majoring in CMN or GEO may take either elective. Only one elective is required to complete the minor.

2 No more than 3 semester hours in a combination of CMN 4275* or GEO 4400* may apply to the minor.