NOC offers Fall Wind Energy Classes

Mike Seals - July 9, 2020 11:09 pm

Northern Oklahoma College is introducing an “Introduction to Wind Energy” course in its Fall 2020 semester.  The course is being offered as part of NOC’s Process Technology Program (PTEC).

The purpose of this course is to introduce interested students to Oklahoma’s Wind Energy Sector in preparation for employment in the Wind Energy field. Recent years have seen an increase in the wind farms in the geographical area in which the three NOC campuses are located.

This course is seen as an addition to NOC’s current PTEC program and should provide students currently enrolled and other interested student education in preparation for a career in the wind energy sector.

The Introduction to Wind Energy course is open to all students with an interest whether or not they are currently enrolled in the PTEC program.  If interested in this course or in the PTEC program you can contact Dr. Frankie Wood-Black at [email protected] or call 580-628-6440.

Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services which create life-changing experiences and develop students as effective learners and leaders within their communities in a connected, ever changing world.

NOC, a public two-year community college, serves 5,700 students on the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater, online, and the University Center in Ponca City. Of these students about 60% receive financial aid and/or scholarships.

NOC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science.  The associate degree fulfills lower-division course work which is applicable towards a bachelor’s degree.

Call (580) 628-6200 for more information about Northern Oklahoma College or visit www.noc.edu .

 

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