Curriculum

Core Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
 ENGY200  Introduction to Energy 3.0
 EBGN330 or ENGY330  Energy Economics  3.0
 ENGY490
or LAIS424
or LAIS464
or LAIS490
Energy and Society*
Rhetoric, Energy and Public Policy
History of Energy and the Environment
Energy and Society
 3.0

*Either ENGY490, LAIS490, LAIS464 or LAIS424 can serve as the policy capstone course.

The final 9 credit hours can be selected from the following list:

Course No. Title Credit Hours
ENGY310 FOSSIL ENERGY 3.0
ENGY320 RENEWABLE ENERGY 3.0
ENGY340 NUCLEAR ENERGY 3.0
ENGY350 INTRODUCTION TO GEOTHERMAL ENERGY 3.0
ENGY497 SUMMER PROGRAMS 6.0
ENGY498 SPECIAL TOPICS 6.0
ENGY498 SPECIAL TOPICS 1-3
EBGN340 ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY 3.0
CBEN408 NATURAL GAS PROCESSING 3.0
CBEN409 PETROLEUM PROCESSES 3.0
CBEN469
or MTGN469
or MEGN469
FUEL CELL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 3.0
CBEN472 INTRODUCTION TO ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES 3.0
CBEN480 NATURAL GAS HYDRATES 3.0
CEEN477 SUSTAINABLE ENGINEERING DESIGN 3.0
CEEN592 ENVIRONMENTAL LAW 3.0
EBGN430 ADVANCED ENERGY ECONOMICS 3.0
EBGN523 MINERAL AND ENERGY POLICY 3.0
EENG389 FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRIC MACHINERY 4.0
EENG472 PRACTICAL DESIGN OF SMALL RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS 3.0
EENG481 ANALYSIS AND DESIGN OF ADVANCED ENERGY SYSTEMS 3.0
EENG489 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN ENERGY SYSTEMS AND POWER ELECTRONICS 3.0
EGGN589 DESIGN AND CONTROL OF WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS 3.0
GEGN438 PETROLEUM GEOLOGY 4.0
GEOL315 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY 3.0
LAIS377 ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT 3.0
LAIS419 MEDIA AND THE ENVIRONMENT 3.0
LAIS424 RHETORIC, ENERGY AND PUBLIC POLICY 3.0
LAIS452 CORRUPTION AND DEVEL OPMENT 3.0
LAIS456 POWER AND POLITICS IN EURASIA 3.0
LAIS464 HISTORY OF ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT 3.0
LAIS486 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY 3.0
LAIS489 NUCLEAR POWER AND PUBLIC POLICY 3.0
MEGN466 INTRODUCTION TO INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES 3.0
MEGN467 HVAC AND BUILDING ENERGY SYSTEMS
NUGN506 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE
NUGN510 INTRODUCTION TO NUCLEAR REACTOR PHYSICS 3.0
PEGN102 INTRODUCTION TO PETROLEUM INDUSTRY 3.0
PEGN251 FLUID MECHANICS 3.0
PEGN305 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN PETROLEUM ENGINEERING 2.0
PEGN308 RESERVOIR ROCK PROPERTIES 3.0
PEGN311 DRILLING ENGINEERING 4.0
PEGN361 DRILLING AND COMPLETION ENGINEERING II 3.0
PEGN411 MECHANICS OF PETROLEUM PRODUCTION 3.0
PEGN419 WELL LOG ANALYSIS AND FORMATION EVALUATION 3.0
PEGN422 ECONOMICS AND EVALUATION OF OIL AND GAS PROJECTS 3.0
PEGN438
or MNGN438
PETROLEUM DATA ANALYTICS
Geostatistics
3.0
PEGN450 ENERGY ENGINEERING 3.0
PEGN530 ENVIRONMENTAL, ENERGY, AND NATURAL RESOURCES LAW 3.0
PHGN419 PRINCIPLES OF SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS 3.0
PHGN542 SOLID STATE DEVICES AND PHOTOVOLTAIC APPLICATIONS 3.0
PHGN590 NUCLEAR REACTOR PHYSICS 3.0