Students interested in investigating energy issues are encouraged to pursue the following interdisciplinary minor which provides:
An introduction to the technical concepts and language relevant to energy.
An investigation of current and projected energy use patterns and their associated environmental conflicts.
A study of the legal, institutional and economic factors that influence energy policy.
The following interdisciplinary minor provides a modest technical background so students may better understand and appreciate energy issues as they are explored from the perspective of various specialists.
With the approval of the director of energy studies, the student will select appropriate electives to meet personal and professional goals.