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Online Programs in Energy and Sustainability

The global power shift is creating jobs for renewable energy project developers as well as policy experts who can drive clean energy initiatives and encourage a more sustainable culture. Let our online programs help you become an agent of change in the emerging green economy.

Undergraduate Programs in Energy and Sustainability Policy

Energy and Sustainability Policy (Bachelor of Science)
Build strong science, business, and analytical skills as you learn to conduct critical analysis of energy management and sustainability policy and its impact on the environment in this online degree program.
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Energy and Sustainability Policy (Bachelor of Arts)
Learn about energy use and its global environmental implications. This online degree program focuses on communication skills and humanities in addition to technical and analytical knowledge relating to energy sustainability and policy.
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Graduate Programs in Renewable Energy and Sustainability Systems

Renewable Energy and Sustainability Systems (Master of Professional Studies)
Learn to leverage technical expertise and project development skills to successfully implement renewable energy systems and sustainable business policies through the courses offered in this online degree program.
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Solar Energy (Graduate Certificate)
Focus on an electric-driven study as you prepare to lead development in the rapidly expanding solar energy sector. This online certificate program includes courses that offer a foundation in project development, system design and analysis, and process improvement.
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Sustainability Management and Policy (Graduate Certificate)
Learn to develop and improve manufacturing processes, corporate practices, and commercial products to promote long-term sustainability management with this online sustainability management and policy certificate program.
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Graduate Certificates in Solar Energy and Sustainability Management and Policy can act as great standalone credentials, and credits can count toward the Renewable Energy and Sustainability Systems degree.

Maximum Flexibility — Designed for Working Adults

  • Online platform allows you to study whenever, wherever
  • Complete weekly assignments at your own pace
  • Choose from multiple start dates each year
  • Freedom to take a semester off

More than 10 Online Energy and Sustainability Programs Available

Whether you are changing careers or aiming to advance in your current position, Penn State World Campus likely has the credentials you need to make your next move. Explore all energy and sustainability programs.

Some programs specialize in one thing, like policies or regulations. With Penn State's program, I learned about those, plus the technical design and business skills I need to take a project from beginning to end. Now I really see the complete picture.

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This is the real Penn State. You will take the same classes with the same curriculum developed by the same professors who teach courses at our brick and mortar campuses. You can expect the same caliber of academic quality that you associate with Penn State.