Renewable Energy Assessment and Development (Certificate)

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The Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Assessment and Development at NC State University provides students with graduate level academic credentials in renewable energy assessment and development.  The program is designed for students who wish to enhance their knowledge of renewable energy assessment practices and obtain a background for certification.  The Certificate can be completed entirely online.  The certificate is available to current NC State students enrolled in graduate degrees.  The entire program requires 12 credits hours.  Students in the Renewable Energy Assessment and Development Certificate program may wish to continue on to a Graduate degree.  Students may transfer up to 6 credit hours from the Renewable Energy Assessment and Development Certificate into the Master of Environmental Assessment upon application and acceptance into the program.

Plan Requirements

Core Courses
EA 520Renewable Energy Policy and Economics3
EA 521Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Site Assessment3
or ECE 552 Renewable Electric Energy Systems
EA 522Photovoltaic Design and Assessment3
EA 523Assessment of Renewable Energy Storage Systems3
or ECE 552 Renewable Electric Energy Systems
Total Hours12