Energy Management & Policy, Certificate

The Certificate in Energy Management and Policy is offered through the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at PennDesign. This certificate draws on the interdisciplinary nature of energy policy education at Penn, and draws from a comprehensive set of courses across several schools at Penn, with a foundational offering in the Weitzman School of Design. The certificate is intended for professional graduate students currently enrolled at the University interested in adding an understanding of energy policy to their list of educational qualifications.


A total of 5 course units are required to complete the Certificate program.

Required Courses 1
Foundation Course
ENMG 502Introduction to Energy Policy1
Elective Courses 2
Select 4 course units from the following: 4
Risk Analysis and Environmental Management
Energy Markets & Policy
Introduction to Environmental Planning & Policy
Sustainable Cities
Advance Transportation Seminar
Topics in Energy Policy
Ideas in Energy Policy
Energy Finance
Public Finance and Public Policy
Public Economics
Topics in Theory and Design
LAW 634
LAW 919
Regulatory Law and Policy
Energy Engineering in Power Plants and Transportation Systems
Total Course Units5

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2020 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.