Sustainable and Renewable Energy Systems (BS)

University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Date Posted: Nov. 20, 2018
Submitted by: Claire Pope
Sustainability Topics: Curriculum, Energy
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Baccalaureate degree


The study of sustainability and renewable energy systems (SRES) addresses the concerns of world resources, including energy and renewable energy, and their social, economic, and environmental impacts.

The sustainability and renewable energy systems program provides strong foundational knowledge in traditional and renewable energy systems and their impacts on society. Students will develop comprehensive skills that will allow them to offer solutions related to technical, economic, social, and environmental challenges related to energy, efficiency, and renewable resource management.

At UW-Platteville, sustainability and renewable energy systems graduates are creative problem-solvers who find careers with utility companies, energy producers and auditors, building design and construction firms, various levels of municipalities, and more. They are empowered to lead the nation on a more sustainable path toward better and more efficient uses of energy.