Boost your skills to model, plan, operate and optimize electric power systems in the distributed and renewable energy sectors. The deployment of advanced technologies in power systems involving power generation, transmission and distribution sectors, has resulted in a need for power engineers with expertise. This new certificate welcomes professionals in government, private industry and academia to learn the latest technologies in power systems and build a strong credential in power systems.
The online Graduate Certificate in Power Systems is designed to provide students with the core knowledge and latest advancements in analysis, modeling, operation, control, optimization, and integration of renewable energies. In addition to being exposed to the various aspects of power systems theories, students will master the tools and techniques for planning, problem solving and operating power systems.
Find a promising pathway into the power engineering workforce. With increasing opportunities in power engineering workforce, there is ample incentive for non-power engineers to quickly learn and master the latest knowledge in power systems.
Program requirements may change at any time. Contact the DGC of your intended program to confirm requirements.
Please note that federal financial aid is not available for certificate programs, but other financial resources may be available on the Financial Aid page.
College of Engineering
453 F Paul Anderson Tower
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506
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