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Renewable and Clean Energy, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) , OH, | Online
You can help determine the future of clean and economical energy sources and alternatives.Thirty-six states have adopted renewable, clean energy or energy reduction requirements, and utility companies say that 40 percent of their workforce is expected to retire within 10 years.They will need new experts they will need you to move forward to meet regulations and the needs of our planet.

About

Our program emphasizes:

  • Renewable energy systems
  • Energy efficiency
  • Energy economics
  • Development of next-generation systems
  • Real-world projects and research
Our master's degree program requires a minimum of 30 semester hours of course work. You have the flexibility to take courses at the University of Dayton, Wright State University and the Air Force Institute of Technology. Thesis and non-thesis options are available.Our Renewable and Clean Energy degree is available either in a traditional classroom setting or as a fully online program. The online program is ideal for students unable to attend on campus class sessions or students for whom self-paced learning is more desirable.You can be a part of the development of energy-reducing design techniques, renewable energy and manufacturing systems, and better forms of solar energy, fuel cells and biofuels with the University of Dayton's Graduate Renewable and Clean Energy Program. Our program addresses the need for stable, clean and economical energy sources and is shared with Wright State University's mechanical and materials engineering department.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Materials Advanced Energy Applications. 
  • Advanced Thermodynamics. 
  • Petrochemical Power.
  • Bio fuel Production Processes.
  • Energy Systems Engineering. 
  • Building Energy Informatics. 
  • Solar Energy Engineering. 
  • Geothermal Energy Engineering. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3
Recommended score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3 or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

For more information please check the programme`s website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    925 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    925 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 925 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Dayton

  • 880 - 1360 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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