Renewable Energy Technology AAS

Manufacturing Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

Earn a degree or certificate in Renewable Energy Technology at Clackamas Community College and you'll learn to develop and install energy-efficient systems and products.

With a variety of new energy sources coming to light in recent years, technicians are needed to calculate, install and maintain the newest and most energy-efficient of those systems. By earning an Associates of Applied Science degree in Renewable Energy Technology at Clackamas Community College, you’ll gain a variety of expertise in the field with possible careers as an energy audit and efficiency technician, a wind turbine technician and many others.


Renewable Energy Technology AAS

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Renewable Energy Technology Core Requirements

Complete 4 credits of RET-280
  • RET-280
  • Renewable Energy/CWE
  • 1
 
Complete GEO-100, GEO-110, GEO-130 or GIS-201
  • GEO-100
  • Intro to Physical Geography
  • 4
  • GEO-110
  • Cultural & Human Geography
  • 4
  • GEO-130
  • Intro to Environ Geography
  • 4
  • GIS-201
  • Intro-Geographic Info System
  • 3
 
Complete the following Renewable Energy Technology Core Requirements
  • MTH-080
  • Technical Mathematics II
  • 3
  • MFG-223
  • Materials Science & Practical Metallurgy
  • 3
  • MFG-221
  • Materials Science
  • 3
  • WLD-150
  • Welding Processes
  • 4
  • EET-139
  • Prin. of Troubleshooting I
  • 2
  • MFG-130
  • Basic Electricity I
  • 3
  • MFG-131
  • Basic Electricity II
  • 3
  • MFG-140
  • Principles of Fluid Power
  • 3
  • EET-239
  • Prin of Troubleshooting II
  • 2
  • MFG-109
  • Computer Literacy for Techs
  • 4
  • MFG-209
  • Programming/Automation-MFG
  • 3
  • MET-170
  • Intro to Manufacturing Process
  • 3
  • RET-200
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • 4
  • RET-240
  • Alternative Fuels
  • 4
  • RET-213
  • Renew Energy III:Inst & Maint
  • 3
  • RET-215
  • Renew. Energy IV: Sys Design
  • 3
  • RET-217
  • Renewable Energy Capstone Proj
  • 3
  • RET-209
  • RenewEnrgy I:Enrgy Efficiency
  • 3
  • RET-211
  • Renew Energy II: System Fund
  • 3
  • EET-215
  • Electromechanical Systems I
  • 2
  • MFG-103
  • Machining/Fab & Maint Trades
  • 3
  • IMT-104
  • Reading Schematics and Symbols
  • 2
  • IMT-233
  • Programmable Logic Controllers I
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101
  • WR-101
  • Commun. Skills: Occup Writing
  • 3
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete at least 3 credits. Please refer to page 82 of the catalog for a list of approved Related Instruction Courses.
 

PE/Health/Safety Related Instruction

Complete MFG-107
  • MFG-107
  • Industrial Safety & First Aid
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 9 credits of Renewable Energy Technology Program Electives. This may consist of any course with a CDT, EET, ERM, GIS, MET, MFG, RET, SM, or WLD prefix not already listed in the Renewable Energy Technology Program.
 
Total Credits Required: 96-97
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Contact Us

 

Lizz Norrander

503-594-3318

lizzn@clackamas.edu

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