The Renewable Energy major addresses real-world social, economic, and technical sustainability issues. These issues are often encountered across a wide-range of careers.
Point of Pride
Illinois State developed the first interdisciplinary Renewable Energy major in the United States.
Why study Renewable Energy?
This major prepares you for a diverse set of jobs in the fields of:
- Energy sustainability
- Energy efficiency
- Wind, solar, biofuels, and biomass energy development
- Regulatory and government policy analysis
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!