First Eco College Opens in Colorado
May 7, 2010
As the first of its kind, Ecotech Institute is the only college that is designed to prepare students for careers in renewable energy and sustainable design. The main campus in Aurora, CO provides students with real-world instructors to teach hands-on skills that are needed by clean energy employers. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools and plans to open more campuses across the US. Offering associate degree and certificate programs in areas such as Electrical Engineering Technology, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Technology, Environmental Technology, Sustainable Interior Design, and Solar and Wind Energy Technology, the college is preparing workers for green collar jobs.