Green Mountain College

By combining their experiences in the classroom and through hands-on renewable energy and sustainable design projects, students in this concentration will integrate innovative design and fabrication skills and knowledge with an interdisciplinary, liberal arts perspective to prepare them for further studies and/or careers in sustainable design and renewable energy.

Learning Outcomes:
Students will understand the social and environmental challenges of current domestic and global energy systems, and the solutions and regulatory reforms needed to create a sustainable energy future.
Students will understand and be able to apply ecological design principles to the built environment and will be prepared for further study and careers in renewable energy and sustainable design.
Students completing the concentration in sustainable design and energy automatically are awarded the REED Certificate.