I am six classes from a BS in Meteorology but have above a Bachelor's Degree. I cannot go back to finish the degree without starting over and won't have nearly enough financial aid to do so. I have still kept up with weather forecasting, especially severe weather forecasting as a hobby. I started a career shift because I was in a field I did not enjoy, and I am obsessed with weather. The weather internship position says must be a current student. Would Southwest Airlines ever consider a former student who completed all but six required upper level meteorology courses for an internship if they have the passion and know how to forecast? I want to apply, but it looks like I'd be immediately disqualified because of not being a current student.
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