A recent survey of UCAR member institutions shows reason for concern about a possible decline in the number and quality of applicants entering graduate studies in the atmospheric and related sciences. If reported trends continue, a shortage of qualified Ph.D. graduates in the field in the next decade may be faced.
University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
The Pennsylvania State University, College Park, Pennsylvania
University of Wisconsin—Madison, Madison, Wisconsin