Course Description

Renewable Energy Systems

This course provides the student with the basic understanding of renewable energy systems and their potential use for power generation, including electricity. The course focuses on providing the student with an introduction to typical energy consumption patterns along with key concepts, terminology, and nomenclature common to all energy systems. The focus will then shift to utilizing solar, wind, hydro, biomass, geothermal, and hydrogen fuel cells as renewable energy systems for a sustainable future. Prerequisites: minimum of MATH 102 or equivalent: ( Junior standing or permission of the instructor) 3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours), fall semester

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Sharon Y. Boyce
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Admissions Requirements

A.A.S. or A.S. or 60 hours of lower division course work (from an accredited college or university) with a minimum GPA of 2.3. Completion of Math 102 - Intermediate Algebra with Trigonometry (C or better required) or equivalent prior to enrollment into the program.

Morrisville State College has a rolling admission policy; notification of acceptance begins November 1. SAT or ACT exams are recommended, and an on–campus interview is encouraged.