Florida offers many opportunities for students to earn an education in meteorology. Schools such as Florida State University, University of Miami and the Florida Institute of Technology, to name a few, each have premier meteorology, climatology and oceanography degree programs where students gain first-hand experience and are able to conduct extensive research studies in their chosen concentration. Floridians can also look forward to an abundance of careers in meteorology as the state is home to many different climate research center and local news station.