What background skills are needed for entering students?
Wind Energy students are required to meet a math criteria to be admitted and enrolled into the program. Students need to be ready to enroll in intermediate algebra or have already completed a comparable higher level math course. This high level of technical training assures their success in the wind industry. A thorough knowledge of algebraic and basic trigonometry functions is vital to understanding and practicing electrical theory – key to understanding a wind turbine’s theory of operation.