The Minor strives to help UWP students develop an in-depth and interdisciplinary understanding of issues related to energy and renewable energy within the framework of sustainable utilization of resources.

Course Title Credits
Required Core Courses
ENERGY 2130Energy, Environment, and Society3
ENERGY 2340Fundamentals of Energy Sources4
ENERGY 4920Research or Design Project on Renewables2
ENERGY 3XXX or 4XXX3000 or 4000-level and above [Except ENERGY 3950 or ENERGY 3970]3
Electives: 1
Select 9 Credits from the following:9
Sustainable and Renewable Energy Systems Courses
ENERGY 3XXX
3000-level and above [Except ENERGY 3950 or ENERGY 3970]
ENERGY 4XXX
4000-level and above
Agriculture Courses
Agricultural Prices and Risk Management
Agricultural Commodity Marketing
Soil and Water Conservation Engineering
Materials Handling and Energy Seminar
Seed and Grain Crops
Nutrient Management in Agriculture
Soil and Water Conservation
Biology Courses
Cell Biology
Microbiology
Genetics
Ecology and Evolution
Biotechnology
Business Administration Courses
Supply Chain Management
Small Business Management
Risk Management
Regulatory Compliance Management
Corporate Finance
Chemistry Courses
Environmental Chemistry Lab
Environmental Chemistry
Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Organic Chemistry Lecture
General Biochemistry Lab
General Biochemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering Courses
Geographic Information Systems
Site Design and Stormwater Management
Environmental Engineering
Air and Waste Management
Wastewater Treatment and Management
Electrical Engineering Courses
Introduction to Electrical Machines and Power Systems
Power Electronics
Electric Motor Drives
Power Systems Analysis and Design
Geography Courses
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Environmental Conservation
Biogeography
Environmental History
Industrial Engineering Courses
Facilities Design
Quality Engineering
Engineering Management
Engineering Continuous Improvement
Industrial Studies Courses
Industrial Control Systems
Electrical Power
Residential Planning and Design
Building Systems Analysis
Mechanical Engineering Courses
Heat Transfer
Power Plant Design
Heat Transfer Applications
Energy Systems Design
Internal Combustion Engine Design
Environmental Control Design
Thermal Systems Laboratory
Thermo-Fluid Systems Design
Reclamation Courses
Reclamation Revegetation
Wetland Ecology, Restoration and Management
Environmental Law
GIS / GPS and Mapping
Social and Environmental Justice Courses
Introduction to Social and Environmental Justice
Total Credits21