Courses & Programs

Clean Energy Certificate

Kathleen Maiolatesi

Faculty, Sustainability

Science, Engineering & Math

Marieb 235

413.552.2462 (Tel)


what will you learn?

To prepare for employment in the clean energy sector, students will learn about all types of sustainable energy sources, including solar, wind, geothermal and biomass. They will learn how to use specialized equipment and monitor energy usage. Hands-on experience will be provided in the internship as well as the labs to acquaint the students with the necessary equipment and technologies 

what will you do?

Continue your education or enter the workforce! Job and career options include solar photovoltaic installer, wind turbine technician and more. Explore your options at HCC's Advising, Career & Transfer Center and at the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

28-31 total credits

24 credits program requirements + 4-7 credits electives

No online courses are available for this program.




To prepare for employment in the clean energy sector, students will learn about all types of sustainable energy sources, including solar, wind, geothermal and biomass. They will learn how to use specialized equipment and monitor energy usage. Hands-on experience will be provided in the internship as well as the labs to acquaint the students with the necessary equipment and technologies.