Energy Management

Program Description

BSC has the only Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Energy Management program in the nation. Offered entirely online, the four-year degree is designed for people employed in the energy industry who are interested in advancing their career as a supervisor or manager. Curriculum includes general education and energy management courses. Classes begin every eight weeks throughout the year.

Preparation

To enroll, a student must have completed an Associate in Applied Science, Certificate or Diploma in an approved energy-related program from a regionally accredited institution. Previous college coursework, along with industry experience and/or military training may be considered to determine eligibility.

Program Requirements

Students who complete the curriculum requirements receive a Bachelor of Applied Science in Energy Management.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Applied Science was developed in response to the nation’s and the industry’s ever-increasing need for highly trained energy workers and for those seeking advancement in their careers. The energy industry is encouraging continued education for industry employees who want to be considered for the many supervisory and management positions soon to be vacated by a large number of retirees.

Additional Information

National Designation

BSC’s National Energy Center of Excellence was designated as the National Power Plant Operations Technology and Education Center by U.S. Energy Secretary Samuel W. Bodman in 2007. This official designation recognizes BSC as the premier national center of education and training for operators and technicians in the energy industry.

Contact

701-224-5651 • 800-852-5685
bsc.energy@bismarckstate.edu