The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Cooperative Science Center for Atmospheric Sciences & Meteorology (NCAS-M) is a cooperative partnership between lead institution Howard University and Fort Valley State University, Jackson State University, Pennsylvania State University, San Diego State University, San Jose State University, the State University of New York at Albany, Tuskegee University, University of Maryland Baltimore County, University of Maryland College Park, Universidad Metropolitana, University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez, and University of Texas El Paso. NCAS-M performs research and applications in climate, weather, and air quality prediction and analyses and aims to diversify the atmospheric and environmental sciences workforce. The research integrates communications, education, journalism, psychology, and sociology to study the environment, climate, and atmosphere.
These partner institutions represent a unique niche within an academic community that combines research-intensive institutions, advanced education, collaborative research training, and capacity-building in NOAA mission-relevant disciplines across all campuses.
Explore NCAS-M →