Let's Engineer a More Sustainable World
A renewable energy education program exposes students to the exciting world of creating and implementing green technologies, such as wind, solar, geothermal, and biomass power. A Bachelor's Degree with a Specialization in Renewable Energy offers focused engineering technology coursework, preparing you with tech skills you can put to work tomorrow in green technologies across three areas: Engineering Technology, Information Technology, and Software and Information Systems.
Get to Know Our Renewable Energy Specialization
As you pursue a Bachelor’s Degree with a Specialization in Renewable Energy, you’ll learn about alternative energy generation and the complex factors behind green technology. This includes how economics, sociology and environmental science are connected, and the design processes used in today’s leading renewable energy initiatives. From planning and project management to energy production and storage, our Renewable Energy Specialization will prepare you to help change the world.
Choose to specialize in Renewable Energy when you earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology – Electronics.
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology – Electronics with Renewable Energy Specialization in as little as 3 years*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
As a new student, you’ll get a complimentary laptop as part of your technology program1. It’s our way of investing in your education—and you.
You can take it anywhere, it’s powerful enough to run robust applications, and best of all, you can use it for all of your classes to optimize your DeVry experience.
Simulate the Internet of Things (IoT) wherever you are with your IoT Kit*, designed to give you hands-on experience and confidence working with real IoT technologies.
With the full complement of microprocessors and sensors in your kit, you’ll build elementary IoT devices, integrate them into cloud-based server systems and develop skills needed for today’s IoT economy.
*The IoT Kit is a required expense and is not complimentary.
Certification Exam Reimbursement
Our Tech programs are designed with industry-recognized certifications in mind. Qualified students may receive up to a $300 reimbursement for the cost of one exam attempt across a wide range of certifications:
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Linux+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Cloud+
- Microsoft Technology Associate - Python
Others may be applicable as well. Speak with your professor for more info.
Graduates with our Renewable Energy Specialization may consider the following careers:
Energy Engineering Technician
Technical Project Manager
Test Engineers and Technologists
|LAS432||Technology, Society and Culture|
|ETHC232||Ethical and Legal Issues in the Professions|
|ECON312||Principles of Economics|
|SOCS185||Culture and Society|
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
|ECET345||Signals and Systems with Lab|
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|MATH221||Statistics for Decision-Making|
|PHYS204||Applied Physics with Lab|
Personal and Professional Development
|COLL148||Critical Thinking and Problem Solving|
Tech Core Courses
|CEIS101||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction to Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Fundamentals of Information Technology and Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|SEC285||Fundamentals of Information Security|
Automation and Electrical Systems
|ECT222||Circuit Analysis Fundamentals|
|ECT225||Electronic Devices and Systems|
|ECT284||Automation and Control Systems with Lab|
Information Systems and Programming
|CIS170C||Programming with Lab|
|CIS247C||Object-Oriented Programming with Lab|
|CIS355A||Business Application Programming with Lab|
|CEIS392||Product, Project, and People Management|
|CEIS494||Senior Project I|
|CEIS496||Senior Project II|
Technology Career Preparation
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
|CEIS499||Preparation for the Profession|
Engineering Technology Foundations: Sustainability and Renewable Energy
|BIOS135||Foundations in Biology and Chemistry|
|ECET301||Conservation Principles in Engineering and Technology with Lab|
|ECET350||Signal Processing with Lab|
|REET300||Introduction to Alternative Energy Technologies with Lab|
|REET420||Power Electronics and Alternative Energy Applications with Lab|
|REET425||Electric Machines and Power Systems with Lab|
|SCI204||Environmental Sciences with Lab|
|SUST310||Renewable Energy: Science, Technology and Management|