The Sustainable Design and Renewable Energy Certificate is geared to all students of Nassau Community College interested in gaining a broad understanding of different topics in sustainable design and renewable energy. The certificate program will be taught by professionals in the field, including professional engineers and registered architects. The knowledge gained by the students in this program will aid them in procuring jobs in the green industry, in such fields as engineering, construction, financial, marketing, sales, maintenance, and many more.
The sustainable design principles that students will learn in this program will allow them to better understand methods used worldwide by diverse populations.
Students graduating with this certificate could also continue on and seek certification by the USGBC (U.S. Green Building Council) and become a Green Associate.
Program of Study: Sustainable Design and Renewable Energy Certificate (Hegis Code 5317)Total Credits: 24Program Flowchart