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Sustainability Technologies

2014 – 2015

Renewable Energy Diploma

Energy Use Analysis Certificate

Solar Photovoltaic Certificate

Solar Thermal Systems Certificate

2013 – 2014

Renewable Energy Diploma

Energy Use Analysis Certificate

Solar Photovoltaic Certificate

Solar Thermal Systems Certificate


Renewable Energy Diploma(D40370) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ALT 120 Renewable Energy Tech 2 2 3
CST 111 Construction I 3 3 4
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry* 3 0 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
SST 120 Energy Use Analysis 2 2 3
SST 130 Modeling Renewable Energy 2 2 3
SUMMER TERM, 2015
PLU 111 Introduction to Basic Plumbing 1 3 2
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 5
ELC 113 Residential Wiring 2 6 4
ELC 118 National Electrical Code 1 2 2
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry 2 2 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2016
ELC 220 Photovoltaic Systems Technology 2 3 3
ALT 250 Thermal Systems 2 2 3
ELC 115 Industrial Wiring 2 6 4
FALL SEMESTER, 2016
ELC 221 Adv Photovoltaic System Designs 2 3 3
WBL 110 World of Work 1 0 1
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 0 10
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree 47

* ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A and RED 070, RED 080, RED 090 or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050 may be required based on placement test results

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.


Energy Use Analysis Certificate (C40370A) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ALT 120 Renewable Energy Tech 2 2 3
CST 111 Construction I 3 3 4
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
SST 120 Energy Use Analysis 2 2 3
SST 130 Modeling Renewable Energy 2 2 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 13

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.


Solar Photovoltaic Certificate (C40370V) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 5
ELC 113 Residential Wiring 2 6 4
ELC 118 National Electrical Code 1 2 2
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
ELC 220 Photovoltaic Systems Technology 2 3 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
ELC 221 Adv Photovoltaic System Designs 2 3 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 17

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.


Solar Thermal Systems Certificate (C40370T) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
SUMMER TERM, 2014
PLU 111 Introduction to Basic Plumbing 1 3 2
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ALT 120 Renewable Energy Tech 2 2 3
CST 111 Construction I 3 3 4
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
ALT 250 Thermal Systems 2 2 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 12

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.