Energy Technology A.A.S.


Students in the Energy Technology program are introduced to the full suite of energy sources and technologies. Graduates will be general practitioners that are equipped with skills in design, installation, and maintenance of diverse energy technologies and systems; sales, operations, and management; regulatory compliance; basic electricity and power systems; energy storage and distribution; site assessment; basic energy economics; efficiency and conservation strategies; and project management. Students may enter the program in either autumn or spring term. Further information can be found on the Sustainable Energy Technology website.  

Associate of Applied Science - Energy Technology

Missoula College

Degree Specific Credits: 61

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019


Energy Technology Core Requirements43
Energy Technology Science Requirements3
Energy Electives15
Total Hours61

Energy Technology Core Requirements

Note: Substitutions are approved at the discretion of the program director based on future career and educational goals

Complete all of the following courses:
BGEN 105SIntroduction to Business3
or BGEN 160S Issues in Sustainability
CSCI 172Intro to Computer Modeling3
ETEC 105DC Circuit Analysis4
ETEC 106AC Circuit Analysis3
ETEC 113Circuits Lab1
ETEC 213Power Systems Technology3
or ETEC 214 Energy Storage and Dist.
ITS 221Project Management3
M 121College Algebra3
M 122College Trigonometry3
NRGY 101NIntro to Sustainable Energy3
NRGY 102Intro to Sustainable Energy II3
NRGY 195Practicum2
NRGY 235Building Energy Efficiency4
NRGY 298Internship2
WRIT 101College Writing I3
or WRIT 121 Intro to Technical Writing
Total Hours43
Minimum Required Grade: C-

Energy Technology Science Requirements

Note: Substitutions are approved at the discretion of the program director based on future career and educational goals.

Complete one of the following courses:3
Integrated Physical Science I
Integrated Phys. Science II
Environmental Science
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Energy Electives

Note: 3 credits of a general elective may be substituted in place of 3 credits of energy electives. This substitution must be approved by the program director.

Complete 15 credits from the following courses:15
Alternative Fuels
Solar Thermal & Wind Systems
Fundmtl PV Design & Install
Fuel Cells
Geothermal Energy Technology
Energy Finance
Recycling Technology
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Independent Study
Energy Technology Capstone
Total Hours15

Minimum Required Grade: C-