PA Department of Labor High Priority Occupation!The Sustainable Energy Engineering program combines environmental science and electrical engineering, which means students will be bound for one of the nation’s fastest growing job segments. The program provides state-of-the-art education in the fields of solar energy, power generation and energy utilization useful for green jobs.Program Concentrations:• Electrical engineering design and installation for residential and commercial structures• Environmental monitoring• Solar photovoltaic (PV) design and installationCareer Options:
You can be a certified PV technician, wind turbine technician or hydroelectric technician, smart-grid technician, energy auditor, renewable energy technician, PV systems engineer, geothermal operations engineer, energy systems designer, energy field auditor, solar-wind installation engineer, smart grid engineer, hydroelectric power engineer, water systems designer, hydro operating supervisor, wind turbine designer, nuclear engineer, electrician, electrical engineer or electrical construction engineer.
Pennsylvania Skills CertificateSolar Photovoltaic InstallationOpen Dual Enrollment CreditsDelaware County Community CollegeConcurrent Dual Enrollment CreditsPennsylvania College of TechnologySOAR CreditsHarrisburg Area Community CollegeOrleans Technical College1:1 Articulation CreditsBrightwood Career InstitutePittsburgh Technical Institute
St. Francis UniversityClick here for more information on opportunities to earn college credit.Upperclassmen may be hired at local companies, such as R.J. Floring Industrial, Brandywine Hospital, BOY Machines, Inc., Chico Electric LLC and Kim Manufacturing. Co-ops allow students to work during their school day, earn real-world experience and build their resumes.The Department of Education provides a CIP Code to approved Programs of Study (POS). Schools and postsecondary institutions use the CIP code to categorize the POS, outline the scope and sequence of educational offerings and develop a POS task list. Click here to review the task list.