Education and Training
The Nevada Institute of Sustainability plays a leading role in education the next-generation energy workforce. NVIS is involved in the following education programs in the College of Engineering:
Emphases in degree programs
- Renewable energy emphasis in electrical engineering with a focus on power systems
- Nuclear materials emphasis in materials science and engineering
Graduate education programs
NVIS is working to develop two graduate degree programs geared toward working professionals: a part-time master's degree in materials science and engineering with a focus on sustainability and an online master's degree program.