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Energy & Environmental Engineering Technology

Share 10-481-4 Associate Degree (AAS) 62 Credits Financial Aid Eligible Locations*: Appleton, Online, Oshkosh

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

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Sustainability is emerging as a key business requirement as customers, employees and the public are putting increasing pressure on every organization to reduce their impact on the planet. In this program, you will learn about energy efficiency, energy alternatives, energy conservation, energy cost, environmental management systems and the impact of energy usage on the environment. You will learn to apply engineering principles in the protection of human health and the environment, while minimizing costs and risks. Gain skills in project management and lean manufacturing too. You’ll be well prepared for the changing business climate in which energy and the environment are key concerns.

Career Opportunities

  • Energy Auditor
  • Engineering Technician
  • Environmental Engineering Technician
  • Project Engineer

Estimated Program Cost

Energy & Environmental Engineering Technology

This program will cost about $8,912.50*
based on current tuition and fees.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.
  Costs may not include books or all materials and supplies.


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Energy & Environmental Engineering Technology

Term Availability
Spring 2017
Summer 2017
Fall 2017
Spring 2018

* Program availability may vary by location. Depending on program enrollment and prerequisite requirements, there may be a wait for some program courses. Please see the additional information section for details.

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Admissions Requirements

Skills Assessment

An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program; learn more at

Proof of HS Completion

Submit a final, official high school transcript, an original diploma or an official copy of GED/HSED Certification Scores.

Credit Transfer Options

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Whether you’re an incoming student, transferring to another two-year college or pursuing your bachelor’s degree, we make it easy for you to seamlessly transfer your credits. With full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, we offer credit transfer agreements with more than 65 two-and four-year colleges.

Transfer In

Many students come to Fox Valley Tech with credits they’ve already earned, either while in high school or at other colleges and universities. It’s also possible to be granted credit for career-related knowledge and skills you’ve already mastered.

Transfer Out

Is a four-year degree in your future? Save time and money by starting here. You can earn your associate degree at Fox Valley Tech, then apply your credits toward a bachelor’s degree. Or easily transfer your credits to other two-year colleges.

Program Outcomes
  • Articulate the role of sustainability as a business practice.
  • Describe the environmental impact of various sources of energy.
  • List components which make up a carbon footprint for various organizations.
  • Calculate the carbon footprint for an organization.
  • Explain the impact of waste on the environment.
  • Apply reduce, reuse, recycle, and renewable to prioritize cost saving projects.
  • Articulate and apply applicable ISO standards.
  • Develop and comply with OSHA guidelines.
  • Calculate the cost of energy produced from many alternative sources.
  • Explain how to perform an energy audit.
  • Manage an energy program.
Additional Information
If you have any questions about the Energy and Environmental Engineering Technology program or need help selecting classes, please contact Lee Binz at 920-735-5690 or

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