Arizona State University

Solar Energy Engineering and Commercialization

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Arizona State University Professional Science Masters in Solar Energy Engineering & Commercialization offers advanced, interdisciplinary education in solar energy to students with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). The program enables graduates to pursue careers in industry, government, or the nonprofit sector that involve solar energy and its utilization. Students select technical and nontechnical courses, spanning a number of academic programs and schools. Students engage with the solar industry and/or government policymakers, as part of a required culminating applied research project. The program is meant to be completed in 12 months for full-time students. Part-time students have six years to complete the program.

Applications are accepted for the fall and spring semesters, with deadlines of May 15 (fall) and October 15 (spring). Applicants must submit the ASU Graduate College Online Application, available at:

After admission to the degree program, WRGP qualified applicants may apply to the WRGP program by submitting the WICHE WRGP Application Form found at:

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Karen Dada
Program Manager
PSM Solar Energy Engineering & Commercialization

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