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           Category               Institution                   Program Name                            Contact                  Program Type                       Description                                             Notes & Websites
Buildings and Construction

                                                                                              Extended Educational                                        A state of the art building science
                                                                                              Services NW MI University                                   lab allows students a hands-on,
                                                                                              1701 E. Front St.                                           systems approach to construction
                             Northwestern Michigan
     -Energy Efficiency                            Construction Technology                    Traverse City, MI 49686      non-credit                     trades. The program contains units http://www.nmc.edu/ees/
                             College
                                                                                              ees@nmc.edu                                                 in HVACR, Electrical, Plumbing,
                                                                                              Phone:(231)995-1700                                         Carpentry, Masonry and
                                                                                              Toll-Free:(800)748-0566x1700                                Renewable Energy Technologies.

                                                                                              Bee Administration Center                                   Courses in energy management,
                                                                                              Oakland College                 Four associates degree      renewable energies and heating,
                             Oakland Community                                                2480 Opdyke Road                options, plus courses,      ventilation and air conditioning.
                                                     Environmental Systems Technology                                                                                                         http://www.oaklandcc.edu/EST
                             College                                                          Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304      certificates and            Energy management and
                                                                                              rcwilson@oaklandcc.edu          customized curricula.       renewable energies courses are
                                                                                              Phone:(248)232-4109                                         available online.
                                                                                              HVACR Department
                                                                                                                                                          Energy Analysis and System
                                                                                              Ferris State University
                                                                                                                              Bachelors of Science,       Design are keys to this HVACR
                                                     Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and 1201 S. State Street, CSS 201
     -Skills Training        Ferris State University                                                                          Associates in Applied       program. Ferris offers a large and Online degree is also available for this program.
                                                     Refrigeration                            Big Rapids, MI 49307
                                                                                                                              Science                     modern laboratory. The B.S. is one
                                                                                              feutzm@ferris.edu
                                                                                                                                                          of only 2 in the country.
                                                                                              Phone:(231)591-2890
                                                                                              Trade & Apprentice Education
                                                                                              Division
                                                                                                                                                          Energy management and system
                                                                                              Henry Ford Community
                                                                                                                                                          design approach to residential and
                             Henry Ford Community                                             College Technology Bldg.        Heating and Cooling
                                                     Energy Technology                                                                                    light commercial heating and       http://www.hfcc.edu/programs/trade_and_apprentice.asp
                             College                                                          Room T-115                      Advanced Certificate
                                                                                                                                                          cooling technologies with hands-on
                                                                                              5101 Evergreen Road
                                                                                                                                                          experiences.
                                                                                              Dearborn, MI 48128-1495
                                                                                              Phone:(313)845-9609
                                                                                              Mott Community College
                                                                                                                                                          Emphasis on high efficiency
                             Mott Community          Air Conditioning Heating and             1401 East Court St.
                                                                                                                              Associates, Certificate     equipment and environmentally
                             College                 Refrigeration                            Flint, MI 48503
                                                                                                                                                          safe refrigerants.
                                                                                              Phone:(810)232-7418
                                                                                                                                                          The Building Performance Institute
                                                                                                                                                          and NYSERDA curriculum trains
                                                                                              Building Science Academy
                             Building Services                                                                                                            students interested in energy
                                                     BPI Building Analyst Training            144 Whistling Pines Lane        Certificate                                                    http://www.buildingscienceacademy.com
                             Academy                                                                                                                      audits, home performance and
                                                                                              Sparta, Mi 49345
                                                                                                                                                          envelope analysis, focusing on a
                                                                                                                                                          "whole house" approach.
                                                                                                                                                          The Sustainable Architecture
                                                                                                                                                          certificate emphasizes renewable
                                                                                              College of Architecture &
                                                                                                                              Sustainable                 resources, natural systems, and
                                                                                              Design Lawrence
                                                                                                                              Architecture Certificate,   alternative energy in
                                                                                              Technological Univ. 21000
     -Architecture           Lawrence Tech           Architecture                                                             Bachelors of Science in     environmentally responsive design http://www.ltu.edu/architecture_and_design/architecture/certificate_program.asp
                                                                                              West Ten Mile Rd
                                                                                                                              Architecture, Masters of    practice. Students have presented
                                                                                              Southfield, MI 48075-1058
                                                                                                                              Architecture                at Zero-Energy Homes
                                                                                              Phone:(248)204-2850
                                                                                                                                                          competitions and the Solar
                                                                                                                                                          Decathalon
                                                                                              Environmental Design
                                                                                              101 UPLA Building
                                                                                                                                                          Students focus on a specialized
                             Michigan State                                                   Michigan State University    Masters in
                                                     Environmental Design                                                                                 area of planning, design, and
                             University                                                       East Lansing, Michigan 48824 Environmental Design
                                                                                                                                                          management of the environment.
                                                                                              Phone:(517)353-7880
                                                                                              burleyj@msu.edu
                                                                                                                                                      Energy, environmental technology,
                                                                                              Univ. of Detroit Mercy
                                                                                                                                                      and sustainable design are
                                                                                              School of Architecture
                             University of Detroit                                                                            Bachelors and Masters integrated into the architecture
                                                     Architecture                             4001 W. McNichols Rd.
                             Mercy                                                                                            degrees in Architecture curriculum. Students can also
                                                                                              Detroit, MI 48821
                                                                                                                                                      participate in the Detroit
                                                                                              Phone:(313)993-1532
                                                                                                                                                      Collobrative Design Center.




Updated 4/24/2009                             This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                            http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice
                                                             Michigan Higher Education Programs: Construction Trades / Energy Efficiency / Clean Technology                                                                                                              2




             Category              Institution                   Program Name                            Contact                 Program Type                   Description                                            Notes & Websites
                                                                                               Facility Management Dep't
                                                                                                                                                      Building Diagnostics & Operations,
                                                                                               Ferris State University
                                                                                                                         Bachelors of Science,        Environmental Biology, and
     -Facilities Management   Ferris State University   Facilities Management                  915 Campus Drive SWAN 312
                                                                                                                         Certificate, and Minor       HVACR courses are a part of this
                                                                                               Big Rapids, MI 49307
                                                                                                                                                      program
                                                                                               Phone:(231)591-3100
                                                                                               Bee Administration Center
                                                                                                                              Associates in Applied
                                                                                               Oakland College
                                                                                                                              Science with a          Facilities Management with focus
                              Oakland Community                                                2480 Opdyke Road
                                                        Facilities Management                                                 specialization in       on building's energy use and         http://www.oaklandcc.edu/EST/ProgramOptions.htm
                              College                                                          Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304     Environmental Systems   envelope.
                                                                                               dgrowe@oaklandcc.edu           Technology
                                                                                               Phone:(248)246-2553
                                                                                               Eastern Michigan University
                                                                                               Dep't of Geography and                               The program focuses on the built
                              Eastern Michigan                                                 Geology 205 Strong Hall        Bachelors and Masters environment and geospatial inquiry
     -Urban Planning                                    Urban Planning                                                                                                                 http://www.emich.edu/public/geo/plng.frameset.html
                              University                                                       Ypsilanti, MI 48197            degrees               using Geographic Information
                                                                                               Phone:(734)487-8656                                  Systems (GIS).

                                                                                               The Urban and Regional
                                                                                               Planning Program
                                                                                                                                                      This program integrates
                                                                                               101 UPLA Building            Bachelors of Science,
                              Michigan State            Urban & Regional Planning Program                                                             sustainable development and
                                                                                               Michigan State University    Masters in Urban &                                             The School of Planning, Design & Construction http://www.spdc.msu.edu/
                              University                w/ Environment Cognate                                                                        societal issues with a focus on
                                                                                               East Lansing, Michigan 48824 Regional Planning
                                                                                                                                                      Michigan issues.
                                                                                               Phone:(517)353-9054
                                                                                               urp@msu.edu




Updated 4/24/2009                              This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                      http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice
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             Category                 Institution                   Program Name                           Contact                  Program Type                     Description                                             Notes & Websites
Automotive Industries
                                                                                                 646 Science & Engineering
                                                                                                                                                           This program focuses on three
                                                                                                 Building
                                                                                                                                                           areas of automotive technology:     This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                                                                                 Oakland University
     -Technology & Application   Oakland University       Alternative Energy Training                                            Certificate               Electric Vehicle Systems, Fuel Cell http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                                                                                 Rochester, MI 48309
                                                                                                                                                           & Biofuels, and Hybrid Electric     http://www.oakland.edu/pdmc/alternate_energy_training.html
                                                                                                 Phone:(248)370-4946
                                                                                                                                                           Vehicles.
                                                                                                 ring2@oakland.edu
                                                                                                 Kettering University                                      Students in this degree program
                                                                                                 Mechanical Engineering          Bachelors in              have the opportunity to focus on     This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
     -Engineering                Kettering University     Mechanical Engineering                 1700 W. Third Ave.              Mechanical                automotive engineering trends        http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                                                                                 Flint, MI 48504                 Engineering               such as hybrid vehicles, alternative http://kettering.edu/programs/program_home_T2_R2.jsp
                                                                                                 Phone:(810)762-7833                                       fuels, and electric vehicles.
                                                                                                                                 Minor available to
                                                                                                                                                           This interdisciplinary option brings
                                                                                                                                 Mechanical, Electrical,
                                                                                                 blemke@kettering.edu                                      together chemistry, engineering,
                                                          Minor in Fuel Cells                                                    Physics, &                                                     http://www.kettering.edu/mech_eng/mecheng_T0_R918.html
                                                                                                 jberry@kettering.edu                                      and business to teach students the
                                                                                                                                 Environmental
                                                                                                                                                           specifics of fuel cell technology.
                                                                                                                                 Chemistry students
                                                                                                 Mechanical Engineering Dep't
                                                                                                                                 Bachelors in              The Automotive Engineering           This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                                                                                 Lawrence Technological Univ.
                                                                                                                                 Mechanical                subfield, students can explore       http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                 Lawrence Tech            Mechanical Engineering                 21000 West Ten Mile Road
                                                                                                                                 Engineering w/ Minor in   technological issues of hybrid and   Lawrence Tech's Automotive Engineering Institute:
                                                                                                 Southfield, MI 48075-1058
                                                                                                                                 Alternative Energy        fuel cell vehicles.                  http://www.ltu.edu/engineering/dynamometer.asp
                                                                                                 Phone:(248)204-2525
                                                                                                                                                           The program has research focuses
                                                                                                 Department of Mechanical                                  in energy conservation, fuel
                                                                                                 Engineering                                               economy, and vehicle emissions
                                                          Mechanical Engineering                 The University of Michigan      Bachelors of Science in   along with many more. The            This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                 University of Michigan   w/ Concentration in Environmental      2250 G.G. Brown                 Engineering, Masters of   ConsEnSus program provides           http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                                          Sustainablity: "ConsEnSus"             2350 Hayward                    Science in Engineering    engineering students the             http://www.engin.umich.edu/prog/consensus/
                                                                                                 Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125                                  opportunity to study advanced
                                                                                                 Phone:(734)764-2694                                       issues related to environmental
                                                                                                                                                           sustainability.
                                                                                                 Department of Chemical                                    This program allows students to
                                                                                                 Engineering                                               tailor their electives to focus on
                                                          Chemical Engineering                   The University of Michigan      Bachelors of Science in   environmental issues. ConsEnSus
                                                          w/ Concentration in Environmental      2300 Hayward St.                Engineering, Masters of   provides engineering students the    http://www.engin.umich.edu/prog/consensus/
                                                          Sustainablity: "ConsEnSus"             3074 H.H. Dow Building          Science in Engineering    opportunity to study advanced
                                                                                                 Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2136                                  issues related to environmental
                                                                                                 Phone:(734)764-2383                                       sustainability.
                                                                                                 University of Michigan
                                                                                                                                                           Studnents in this interdisciplinary
                                                                                                 College of Engineering
                                                                                                                                                           engineering program can focus on
                                                                                                 Graduate Professional           Five year
                                                          InterPro Automotive Engineering                                                                  many technological aspects of the
                                                                                                 Programs                        Grad/Undergrad                                                http://interpro.engin.umich.edu/auto/prospective_students/auto_degree.htm
                                                          w/ Energy & Systems Area                                                                         automotive industry. Sustainable
                                                                                                 273 Chrysler Center             Degree
                                                                                                                                                           manufacturing and "ecodesign" are
                                                                                                 Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2092
                                                                                                                                                           suggested electives.
                                                                                                 Phone:(734)763-0480
                                                                                                                                                           Students will obtain the knowledge
                                                                                                 Alternative Energy Technology   Undergraduate AET
                                                                                                                                                           and skills needed for alternative
                                                                                                 (AET) Program                   concentration (in
                                                                                                                                                           energy projects. The program
                                                                                                 College of Engineering          conjunction with a B.S.                                       Future students will have access to the National Biofuel Energy Laboratory in
                                                                                                                                                           focuses on the fundamental
                                 Wayne State University Alternative Energy Technology            Wayne State University          in Engineering),                                              Detroit. This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                                                                                                                                           engineering and economics of fuel
                                                                                                 Detroit, MI 48202               Masters of Science,                                           http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                                                                                                                                           cells, photovoltaics, solar energy,
                                                                                                 Phone:(313)577-3805             and Graduate
                                                                                                                                                           wind energy, and biomass
                                                                                                 aet@wayne.edu                   Certificate
                                                                                                                                                           conversion




Updated 4/24/2009                                This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                          http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice
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             Category                 Institution                  Program Name                            Contact                 Program Type                   Description                                             Notes & Websites
Renewable Energy
                                                                                                                                                        This is a two-part program
                                                                                                                                                        composed of apprentice and
                                                                                                 257 South Bridge Street
                                                                                                                                                        advanced certification courses.
                                 Great Lakes                                                     PO Box 346
                                                                                                                                System Integrator       Through classroom teaching and
     -Technology & Application   Renewable Energy       Photovoltaic System Integration          Dimondale, MI 48821                                                                         http://www.glrea.org/seminars.html
                                                                                                                                Certification           hands-on field training, students
                                 Association                                                     Phone:(517)646-6269
                                                                                                                                                        learn electrical design, systems
                                                                                                 info@glrea.org
                                                                                                                                                        installation, maintenance
                                                                                                                                                        techniques, permitting and safety.

                                                                                                                                                        A half-day session designed to
                                                                                                                                                        acquaint code officials with the
                                                                                                                                                        unique characteristics and
                                                        Photovoltaic Power Systems for Code                                     System Integrator       requirements of photovoltaic
                                                                                                 (see above)                                                                               http://www.glrea.org/
                                                        Officials                                                               Certification           electric power systems by relating
                                                                                                                                                        the National Electric Code to
                                                                                                                                                        typical system installations.


                                                                                                 4100W-Manufacturing
                                                                                                 Engineering Technologies
                                                                                                 Dep't                          Associates in Applied
                                                                                                                                                         This program emphasizes hands- This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                 Lansing Community                                               Lansing Community College      Science and
                                                        Alternitive Energy Engineering                                                                   on training with fuel cells and other http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                 College                                                         PO Box 40010                   Certificates (technology
                                                                                                                                                         renewable energy technologies.        http://www.lcc.edu/manufacturing/alternative_energy/
                                                                                                 Lansing, MI 48901-7210         and specalist)
                                                                                                 Phone:(517)483-5262
                                                                                                 aparker@lansing.cc.mi.us

                                                                                                                                                        This program provides students
                                                                                                 Industrial Manufacturing                               with real-world, practical
                                                                                                 Technologies Dep't MCC                                 perspectives on alternative energy
                                 Muskegon Community                                                                                                                                        MAREC is a Gold Certified LEED facility: http://www.gvsu.edu/marec/
                                                    Alternative and Renewable Energy             221 S. Quarterline Road        Certificate             technologies. The Michigan
                                 College                                                                                                                                                   http://www.muskegoncc.edu/pages/734.asp#alt
                                                                                                 Muskegon, MI 49442                                     Alternative and Renewable Energy
                                                                                                 Phone:(231)773-9131                                    Center (MAREC) is used to study
                                                                                                                                                        biodiesel, solar, and wind energy.

                                                                                                 Bee Administration Center
                                                                                                                                Associates in Applied
                                                                                                 Oakland College                                        Students can choose to focus on
                                                                                                                                Science with a
                                 Oakland Community      Environmental Systems Technology         2480 Opdyke Road                                       energy management,
                                                                                                                                specialization in                                            http://www.oaklandcc.edu/EST/ProgramOptions.htm
                                 College                Program                                  Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304                             environmental technologies, or
                                                                                                                                Environmental Systems
                                                                                                 dgrowe@oaklandcc.edu                                   energy engineering.
                                                                                                                                Technology
                                                                                                 Phone:(248)246-2553
                                                                                                 St. Clair Community College
                                                                                                 323 Erie St.
                                                                                                 P.O. Box 5015                                          Students develop a working
                                 St. Clair Community                                             Port Huron MI 48061-5015                               knowledge of alternative energy
                                                        Alternative Energy Technology                                           Certificate                                                  http://www.sc4.edu
                                 College                                                         Phone:(810)989-5823                                    power generation and delivery
                                                                                                 Toll-Free:(800)553-2427                                systems.
                                                                                                 csebastian@sc4.edu


                                                                                                 LTU Alternative Energy
                                                                                                 program                                                Elements of electrical, mechanical,
                                                                                                 Mechanical Engineering Dep't                           and industrial engineering combine
                                                                                                                                                                                            This Curriculum was developed in partnership with NextEnergy:
                                                                                                 Lawrence Technological Univ. Associates in Applied     in Alternative Energy Technical
     -Engineering                Lawrence Tech          Alternative Energy Technician                                                                                                       http://www.nextenergy.org/education/curriculum_development.asp
                                                                                                 21000 West Ten Mile Road     Science                   training. Program examines
                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.ltu.edu/engineering/mechanical/alt_energy.asp
                                                                                                 Southfield, MI 48075-1058                              storage, safety, regulation, and
                                                                                                 Phone:(248)204-2525                                    environmental impacts.
                                                                                                 rfletcher@LTU.edu


                                                                                                                                                        Students will examine energy
                                                        Energy and Environmental                                                                                                             This program is a single course and a terminating exam.
                                                                                                 (see above)                    Certificate             systems, technologies, and
                                                        Management                                                                                                                           http://www.ltu.edu/engineering/energyprograms_course.asp
                                                                                                                                                        economies.




Updated 4/24/2009                                This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                      http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice
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             Category        Institution                   Program Name                           Contact                 Program Type                     Description                                               Notes & Websites


                                                                                          MTU College of Engineering                             The International Senior Design
                                                                                          Dep't of Civil and           Bachelors, Masters of     Project offers a platform to
                                                 Environmental Engineering                Environmental Engineering    Science, Masters of       consider economic and health
                                                                                                                                                                                          Michigan Tech is home to the Sustainable Futures Institute: http://www.sfi.mtu.edu/
                        Michigan Tech            w/ International Sustainable Engineering 1400 Townsend Drive          Engineering, Ph.D.,       factors, societal issues,
                                                                                                                                                                                          and Sustainable Solutions Enterprise: http://www.enterprise.mtu.edu/sse/
                                                 Initiative                               Houghton, MI, 49931-1295     Peace Corps Masters       constructability and sustainability,
                                                                                          Phone:(906)487-2520          International             safety, reliability, aesthetics, ethics,
                                                                                          cee@mtu.edu                                            and environmental limitations.


                                                                                                                                                 This program has an emphasis on
                                                                                        Department of Civil &                                    creating sustainable civil
                                                                                        Environmental Engineering      Bachelors of Science in   infrastructure and ensuring
                                                 Civil & Environmental Engineering
                                                                                        2350 Hayward                   Engineering, Masters of   environmental quality. ConsEnSus
                        University of Michigan   w/ Concentration in Environmental                                                                                                 http://www.engin.umich.edu/prog/consensus/
                                                                                        2340 G.G. Brown Building       Science in Engineering,   provides engineering students the
                                                 Sustainablity: "ConsEnSus"
                                                                                        Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125       Ph.D                      opportunity to study advanced
                                                                                        Phone:(734)764-8495                                      issues related to environmental
                                                                                                                                                 sustainability.




Updated 4/24/2009                       This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                             http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice
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             Category         Institution                  Program Name                            Contact                 Program Type                   Description                                             Notes & Websites
Business & Development
                                                                                         Aquinas College
                                                                                                                                                Students focus on business
                                                                                         Sustainable Business Dep't
                                                                                                                     Bachelors (major and       practices that restore
                                                                                         1607 Robinson Road S.E.
     -Business           Aquinas College          Sustainable Business                                               minor), Masters, and       environmental quality, promote       http://www.aquinas.edu/sb/
                                                                                         Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799
                                                                                                                     certificate                stable and healthy communities,
                                                                                         Phone:(616)632-2191
                                                                                                                                                and increase long-term profitability
                                                                                         tuethmat@aquinas.edu

                                                                                         Extended Educational
                                                                                         Services NW MI University
                                                                                         1701 E. Front St.                                      Marketing for high performance,
                         Northwestern Michigan
     -Land Development                         Real Estate for Energy Efficiency         Traverse City, MI 49686      non-credit                energy efficient homes course      http://www.nmc.edu/ees/
                         College
                                                                                         ees@nmc.edu                                            work.
                                                                                         Phone:(231)995-1700
                                                                                         Toll-Free:(800)748-0566x1700
                                                                                         Real Estate Certificate
                                                                                         Admissions TCAUP
                                                                                                                                                Students focus on development
                                                                                         The University of Michigan
                                                                                                                        Graduate, or Post-      and redevelopment of
                         University of Michigan   Real Estate                            2000 Bonisteel Boulevard                                                                  http://www.tcaup.umich.edu/realestate/index.html
                                                                                                                        Graduate Certificate    economically, environmentally, and
                                                                                         Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2069
                                                                                                                                                socially sustainable places.
                                                                                         Phone:(734)763-3075
                                                                                         realestate@umich.edu




Updated 4/24/2009                        This directory may not include all relevant academic programs in Michigan. Please send corrections and additions to helmholdtn@michigan.gov or call (517)373-0483.                     http://www.michigan.gov/energyoffice

				
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