Energy Institute Programs
The Energy Institute programs include both Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degrees and Certificate programs to prepare you for highly-skilled, high-wage technical careers. Meet with a program advisor to select your degree and course of study.
- AAS in Industrial Manufacturing and Emerging Technologies (IMET)
- AAS in Power Plant Technology (PPT)
- Nuclear Uniform Curriculum Program (NUCP) Certificate
Other Industry Recognized Credentials Offered Within Our Programs:
- National Career Readiness Certificate Plus (NCRC Plus)
- Energy Industry Fundamentals Certificate (EIF)
Why Connect with the Energy Institute @ EMCC?
The Energy Institute provides enriched services and opportunities, which are intended to enhance your student experience and help you achieve your goals while attending EMCC and beyond.
The Energy Institute is comprised of unique programs that focus on maintenance and operations for power generation and advanced manufacturing technologies. Pathways include customizable track options, and access to the only Nuclear Uniform Curriculum Program (NUCP) in the state of Arizona. Students can engage with like-minded individuals, and receive specific career guidance.
Learn with Your Hands
Are you a hands-on learner? Programs in the Energy Institute emphasize applied learning and hands-on training. Our facilities include two dedicated lab spaces at the EMCC main campus as well as five industrial training labs at the EMCC/West-MEC Southwest Campus, all of which have been outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment.
Eager to connect with employers? The Energy Institute is continually expanding its partnerships to include major utility companies and advanced manufacturing plants around the state of Arizona. Take advantage of opportunities for paid internships and apprenticeships, employer networking, plant tour opportunities and preparation for pre-employment requirements.