Solar Energy Technology Concentration

Solar Energy Technology Concentration

Solar panels

Description: Graduates of the Solar Energy Technology concentration will possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to make an intelligent entry into the solar power producing industry. Students will have the ability and knowledge to install photovoltaic solar systems according to National Electrical Code.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates can find employment opportunities with:

  • Public Utilities
  • Architectural and Engineering Consultants
  • Energy Management Companies
  • Heating and Cooling Contractors and Alternative Energy System Manufacturers
  • Contractors and Retailers

Salary Expectations:

National Annual Mean Wage: $59,800
Tennessee Annual Mean Wage: $53,300
O*Net Online, July 2015