Associate of Applied Science in Sustainable/Renewable Energy
Colby Community College

Program Details

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of solar photovoltaic (PV) installers is projected to grow 105 percent from 2016 to 2026, and employment of wind turbine service technicians is projected to grow 96 percent. The online AAS in Sustainable/Renewable Energy degree program will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to get your foot in the door of this expanding industry. In addition to core courses in energy technologies, electronics, power storage, and energy efficiency, the wind and solar photovoltaic components of the curriculum address special topics in areas such as:

  • Small Wind Turbines
  • Ag/Rural Applications
  • Community Wind
  • Solar PV Fundamentals & Applications
  • Solar PV Grid Direct


  • High school transcript or GED scores
  • ACT/SAT or Accuplacer scores

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission