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College of Engineering and Computing

Career Plans

I want to be an expert on renewable energy

Renewable energy is the future of energy.  You might design electric and electronic components and systems for solar cell systems, wind energy and other renewable energy sources.

You might work for a company such as GE, FirstSolar or Duke Energy.

Career-appropriate courses are ...

Career Concentration Classes (ELCT)

  • 510 Renewable Energy
  • 551 Power Systems Design & Analysis
  • 572 Power Electronics

Career Competitiveness Classes

  • EMCH 354 Heat Transfer
  • EMCH 371 Engineering Materials

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