Preparing a New Workforce for a Sustainable Economy
In 2010, IVCC received a three-year National Science Foundation grant to produce model certificate programs for renewable energy technicians leading to a new Associate in Applied Science degree in industrial technology.
DUE # 1003730
The objectives of the project are:
- To develop a certificate program for wind energy technicians
- To develop a certificate program for technicians in other renewable/alternative energy industries
- To develop an Associate in Applied Science degree in industrial technology, creating a career pathway from renewable energy programs and other industry related programs to baccalaureate degree programs.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE GRANT, contact:
Jim Gibson, Principal Investigator and Electronics Program Coordinator, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sue Isermann, co-Principal Investigator and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Email: email@example.com
Jamie Gahm, co-Principal Investigator and Director of Business Training Center, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rose Marie Lynch, co-Principal Investigator and Communications Instructor, Email: email@example.com
Illinois Valley Community College
815 North Orlando Smith Avenue
Oglesby, IL 61348