Sustainability and Renewable Energy Systems Minor

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 1
ENERGY 2130Energy, Environment, and Society3
ENERGY 2340Fundamentals of Energy Sources4
ENERGY 4920Senior Design Project3
ENERGY 3XXX or 4XXX3000 or 4000-level and above 23
Electives: 3
Select 9 Credits from the following:9
Sustainability and Renewable Energy Systems Courses 1
3000-level and above Except ENERGY 3950 or ENERGY 3970
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
Soil Nutrient Management
Soil and Water Conservation
Biology Courses
Cell Biology
Ecology and Evolution
Business Administration Courses
Supply Chain Management
Small Business Management
Risk Management
Corporate Finance
Chemistry Courses
Environmental Chemistry Lab
Environmental Chemistry
Organic Chemistry I Lab
Organic Chemistry I
General Biochemistry Lab
General Biochemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering Courses
Geographic Information Systems
Site Design and Stormwater Management
Cycling Infrastructure in the Netherlands
Environmental Engineering
Air and Waste Management
Wastewater Treatment and Management
Ecological Restoration and Resource Management Courses
Restoration Revegetation
Wetland Ecology, Restoration and Management
Environmental Law
Electrical Engineering Courses
Introduction to Electrical Machines and Power Systems
Power Electronics
Electric Motor Drives
Power Systems Analysis and Design
Geography Courses
Geographic Information Systems
Environmental Conservation
Global Environmental Change
Industrial Engineering Courses
Engineering Management
Facilities Design
Quality Engineering
Engineering Continuous Improvement
Industrial Studies Courses
Building Construction Materials
Industrial Control Systems
Electrical Power
Commercial 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
Social and Environmental Justice Courses
Introduction to Social and Environmental Justice
Total Credits22

All ENERGY courses require a C- or better grade to satisfy minor requirements.


May not take ENERGY 3320, ENERGY 3950 or ENERGY 3970 to fulfill this requirement.


 No more than 9 credits from the student's major may be applied toward this minor.