Energy Resilience Certificate

The availability of reliable electric power is foundational to health and safety of citizens as well as the economy. Technology is rapidly providing solutions that increase the efficiency and resiliency of the electrical grid, while renewable energy technologies are providing cleaner sources of electric power. These technological advances are made possible by engineers and scientists with advanced knowledge of the power grid, data analysis techniques and renewable energy extraction. By specializing in these areas, graduate students will be well prepared to contribute to the efficiency and resiliency of the electrical grid as well as renewable power generation.

This 12-credit certificate provides graduate students with knowledge and skills in the concepts and technologies necessary to improve the efficiency and resiliency of energy generation, transmission and distribution.