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The faculty aids graduating seniors in finding jobs or in graduate school admission. The program keeps a database of companies that have hired its students so that future graduates can use it to aid in their search. A November 8, 2011 report on employment rates of graduates reports that Meteorology majors are in the top ten in the United States, with an unemployment rate of only 1.6%. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook reports that the 2012 median income of Meteorology graduates was $89,260 per year. Do well and you will get a job.

It's never too late to become a meteorologist. Read a New York Times article about returning to school to study weather and climate.

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