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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Yeshiva Learning Experience, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

SCI 112 Introduction to Meteorology


Varies (self-study, self-paced).

Yeshiva Learning Experience, Inc., Jerusalem, Israel

April 2022 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: define key concepts relating to basic meteorology; outline the fundamental measurements used for meteorology, and how clouds form; distinguish the processes and common types of precipitation; and analyze the primary chemical contributors to air pollution, and the relationship between pollution and climate change.


An Introduction to Meteorology is an introductory course designed to provide students with a broad overview of various topics including the earth and earth’s atmosphere, atmospheric moisture, winds, and both large and small weather phenomena. The material is designed in a way that is suitable even for a student with a non-science-based major.

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category OR in the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Introduction to Meteorology (1/23).