mcc2 300HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (11/7/13) - Madisonville Community College (MCC) has partnered with Everblue to offer students completing Everblue training courses academic credit towards an Associate of Applied Science degree option in MCC’s Energy Management Program. Everblue is one of the nation’s premier training providers for sustainability and a continuing education division of the International Academy of Design & Technology-Chicago. It specializes in green jobs and sustainable development training and offers non-credit, short-term courses approved by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, American Institute of Architects, Building Performance Institute, Green Building Certification Institute, and North American Technician Excellence.
 
“I am very excited about the opportunities that the Energy Management program brings to our students. I believe that the partnership with Everblue will allow our program to be more flexible and allow more non-traditional students the opportunity to complete their degree,” stated Jake Hildebrant, Coordinator of MCC’s Energy Management program.
 
MCC’s Energy Management program was created to offer students a cutting edge, flexible program that leads to a sustainable job in a growing industry. The program is 100% online and is a textbook zero program. Students purchase an iPad, or an approved Apple product, instead of textbooks. Five national certificates are embedded within the courses so students graduate with industry recognized credentials. The certificates are the NABCEP Entry Level Solar PV, LEED Green Associate, BPI Building Science Fundamentals, EPA 608 a, and the CEWD Energy Industries Fundamentals certificates. Chief Academic Affairs Officer Dr. Deborah Cox shared, “We are very pleased to be in partnership with Everblue in this training. Since the program is embedded with so many industry standard certificates, the end result becomes much more than a degree.”
 
All of the core classes are offered on a bi-term schedule for non-traditional students, and the Associate in Applied Science degree in Energy Management is transferable to 100% online Bachelor of Science programs at Western Kentucky University (Technology Management & Systems Management), Morehead State University (Technology Management), and Murray State University (Bachelor of Integrated Studies).
 
For additional information about the Energy Management program, visit MCC’s website at madisonville.kctcs.edu/mcconline or contact Jake Hildebrant at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SurfKY News
Information provided by Joyce Riggs

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 30, 2015 7255

Study of Virus Attack on Cancer Sees Success

by Julie Heflin
May 28, 2015 6587

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 2809

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 2446

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 2430

KSP Seeks Public Help in Locating Wanted Man

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11354

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 9517

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

June 02, 2015 1574

Woman Charged with Falsely Reporting Kidnapping

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1504

Two Muhlenberg Women Injured in Collision

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1459

Traffic Signal at Intersection in Downtown…

by Keith Todd
June 02, 2015 1316

Juveniles Accused of Falsely Reporting Masked…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
June 01, 2015 1159

Human Relations Coordinator Identifies Possible…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 1159

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 977

Pennyrile Soap Box Derby Hosts 34 Competitors

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 936

South Main Accident Slows Northbound Traffic

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 02, 2015 889

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
June 01, 2015 548

Community Breaks Ground for First United Bank…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News