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Wind Energy

Associate of Applied Science Degree

You can earn an associate of applied science degree in wind energy technology.
Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 79 Credit Hours.

Courses

Recommended Core Courses

Core

64 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
WIND 1010 Basic Electricity 3
WIND 1020 Basic Electricity Lab 2
WIND 1030 Electrical and Operations Safety for Wind Energy 1
WIND 1080 Wind Energy Fundamentals 3
WIND 1085 Wind Energy Fundamentals Lab 2
WIND 1155 Mechanical Systems for Wind Energy 3
WIND 1160 Mechanical Systems for Wind Energy Lab 2
WIND 1230 Motor Control 2
WIND 1240 Motor Control Lab 2
WIND 1255 Blueprint Reading 2
WIND 1300 Cooperative Internship I 8
HLTH 1710 First Aid 2
WIND 2030 Wind Electronics II 3
WIND 2045 Programmable Logic Controllers 4
WIND 2055 Fluid Fundamentals 3
WIND 2065 Fluid Fundamentals Lab 1
WIND 2080 Generator Theory 2
WIND 2085 Generator Lab 1
WIND 2095 Air Foils and Composite Repair Lab 2
WIND 2115 Control Systems 2
WIND 2120 Control Systems Lab 2
WIND 2210 Mechanical Systems II 3
WIND 2220 Mechanical Systems II Lab 3
WIND 2270 Data Communication and Acquisition 4
WIND 2280 Wind Turbine Siting 3
WIND 2290 Power Generation and Distribution 2

Required General Education Courses

Behavioral Science

2 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PSYC 1000 Human Relations 2

Combination of Oral and Written Communication

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BSAD 2050 Business Communications 3

Mathematics

must meet math requirement for program of study
3-6 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MATH 1020 Technical Mathematics I 3
MATH 1060 Technical Mathematics II 3

Science or Technology

select from list or any other Natural Science course
2-5 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
INFO 1000 Basic Computer Applications 2

Social Science

2 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ECON 1010 Personal and Business Finance 2

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