The degree program combines renewable energy and business courses to meet industry demands for employees with a blend of technical skills and business management abilities.

In addition to basic electrical theory and an exploration of photovoltaic, geothermal, wind and fuel cell energies, the program focuses on the essential principles of finance, marketing and business development. You'll also get technical training in PV installation, troubleshooting and maintenance. There is flexibility in the choice of electives.

The degree program is offered through the college's Applied Technologies Department.

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Career Opportunities

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The only associate degree program of its kind in this area, Clean Energy Management is designed to lead to immediate employment.
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According to statistics from the Solar Foundation(as of November 2015) 8,250 workers were employed by the solar industry in New York, representing 13.3 percent growth since November 2014.
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This program meets industry demand for employees with both technical and business management skills. Business courses prepare you for administrative and back office management careers in the field.

Take Note

Take Note

Technical Standards have been developed to establish the essential skills that a student must possess to be able to fully participate and complete the required tasks and assignments in the following programs: Clean Energy Management, A.A.S.; Electrical Construction and Maintenance, A.O.S.; Heating/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technical Services, A.O.S.; Mechatronics, A.A.S.; and Overhead Electric Line Worker, Certificate.

Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Christopher McNally, Ph.D.
Applied Technologies Interim Department Chairperson
Williams Hall, Room 126

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.