Electric Energy Systems - Graduate Certificate

Electric Energy Systems in recent times has started to develop a cross-disciplinary aspect due to developments and investments in the areas of renewables and smart electric grid technology. This trend is only likely to intensify over the years. Thus, in addition to the engineers already working in the area of electric energy systems, engineers from other areas in electrical and computer engineering may feel the need to develop core knowledge in the area of Electric Energy Systems, which is provided by this program.

A 3.0 minimum GPA in four courses (12 credits) as described below will be required for the awarding of this certificate. Dr. Sukumar Brahma, Associate Director of the Electric Utility Management Program and Associate Professor of the Klipsch of Electrical and Computer Engineering, (575) 646-7117.

Prefix Title Credits
Required Courses6
Power Systems II3
Power Systems III3
Electives (six credits from the following):6
Dynamics of Power Systems3
Power System Relaying3
Power Electronics3
Distribution Systems3
Introduction to Smart Grid3
Total Credits12