Energy Policy and Management, Postgraduate Certificate | Portland State University | Portland, United States
12 months
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683 USD/credit 10245 USD/year
683 USD/credit 10245 USD/year
456 USD/credit 6840 USD/year
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About

The Graduate Certificate in Energy Policy and Management from Portland State University brings these classes together in a program designed to create a foundation of knowledge about the energy industry. 

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Overview

The energy industry is an important cornerstone of the regional economy, and a number of Portland State's master’s degree graduates are active in the industry. For a number of years, several PSU departments have offered graduate courses focusing on energy issues and techniques for energy analysis. The Energy Policy and Management program from Portland State University allows flexible graduate coursework combinations so that students can customize their studies to match their goals and interests. 

Career

The Graduate Certificate in Energy Policy and Management is targeted to three types of students:

  • Industry Professionals: employees working in the energy industry who wish to broaden their training, acquire specific skills, and/or increase their knowledge of current issues in energy policy and management.
  • Graduate Students: PSU graduate students who enrolled in a PSU graduate degree program and wish to add energy policy and management expertise to their course of study.
  • Prospective Employees: industry employees who wish to gain knowledge and skills that will enhance their employment prospects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy Resources Policy and Administration
  • Energy and Society
  • Sustainable Cities and Regions
  • Sustainable Transportation
  • Green Buildings 
  • Smart Grid and Sustainable Communities
  • Economics of Green Power
  • Economics of Regulation
  • Cost-benefit Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

15 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for regular admission, applicants must have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or the equivalent (on the U.S. 4.0 scale) from the degree granting institution(s). Applicants who have earned 9 or more letter-graded graduate credits must have a minimum graduate GPA of 3.0 or the equivalent; this graduate GPA supersedes the undergraduate GPA. 
  • Copies of official degree certificate/diploma
  • Certified translation of transcripts
  • Financial documentation demonstrating adequate financial support for at least the first year of study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 683 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    10245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 683 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 456 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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