Department of Environmental Science and Policy
Certificate in Applied Energy
The Department of Environmental Science and Policy offers a Certificate in Applied Energy designed for students and professionals in area industry, consulting, government, and non-governmental organizations. The certificate is designed to develop an individual's skills in applied energy through a combination of laboratory, field work, and advanced analysis in energy efficiency, production, and life cycle assessment.
Candidates must apply to the chairperson of the Department of Environmental Science and Policy and have their course of study approved by the department.
The certificate is awarded after the successful completion of 18-credit hours of study of the following courses (a student must receive a C- or greater in each course):
ESP 108 GIS Applications
ESP 275 Energy Use and Societal Adaptation
ESP 308 Global Environmental Problems and Sustainability
ESP 311 Energy Efficiency
ESP 313 Renewable Energy
Must choose one of the following:
BUS 200 Introduction to Business
EYE 112 Built Environment: Energy
ITC 100 Introduction to Construction management
ESP 450 Research Practicum