10 Reasons to choose the Master of Science in Energy or Certificate in Energy


The Texas A&M Energy Institute is now accepting applications for the Master of Science in Energy (MSE) and the Certificate in Energy.

Application Information


For questions on the programs or application requirements, visit the Texas A&M Energy Institute’s Frequently Asked Questions page.

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The Texas A&M Energy Institute offers a professional Master of Science in Energy degree and a Certificate in Energy.

2017-2018 Applications Open: October 1, 2016
2017-2018 Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
2017-2018 Program Starting Date: September 1, 2017

Earning the Certificate

Certificate in Energy

The Texas A&M Energy Institute’s certificate program, the “Certificate in Energy,” is offered by taking 10 modules of the professional “Master of Science in Energy (MSE)” degree program either in residence or on-line. Seven modules are from the required/foundational module list and three from the prescribed elective/specialized module list.

For a full listing of modules and courses, visit the Curriculum and Modules page.

The Certificate in Energy takes approximately 10 months to complete (i.e., September 1 – June 30).

Beginning in fall 2017, modules will be available Online to students or professionals via distance learning.

Program Costs

Estimated costs for the 2016-2017 academic year, including tuition, fees, program fees, and other university academic costs are listed below. This estimate covers university costs for a student’s full program completion of the In Residence Certificate in Energy.

Certificate in Energy Resident /
Non-Resident /
Total Estimated Cost $15,000 $20,000

Scholarships, fellowships, and assistantships are available for many Texas A&M students. For more information on these opportunities, visit the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid website.

Tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year at Texas A&M has not yet been finalized, and therefore the cost for the Online delivery of the Certificate in Energy, which will begin in fall 2017, cannot be calculated at this time.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please view our gainful employment disclosures and Full Disclosure Information.

Fast Track to Energy Leadership

Fast Track

The Texas A&M Energy Institute’s Certificate in Energy is designed to create the next generation of leaders in energy, this program targets both students and professionals who want to be educated on the high-impact and interdisciplinary facets of the energy research landscape through quantitative analytical methods and multi-scale systems based approaches.

The certificate program introduces students and professionals to the multiple interdisciplinary facets of energy ranging from an overview of energy technologies (fossil-based, renewable, and non-fossil based) to multi-scale energy systems engineering methods, to energy economics, law, security, policy, and societal impact.

Truly Interdisciplinary Impact

Interdisciplinary Impact

Seminars and lectures are delivered by distinguished energy experts from academia, industry, and government. Faculty from the:

  • Bush School of Government and Public Service
  • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • College of Architecture
  • College of Geosciences
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • Dwight Look College of Engineering
  • Mays Business School
  • School of Law

are participating in the Certificate in Energy program.

Interest in the Master of Science in Energy (MSE) or the Certificate in Energy

The Texas A&M Energy Institute is pleased to partner with Beijing Prospect Education and Technology (Prospect). For further information, contact Zhou Rong at zhourong@pxjy.com

Prospect is the official recruiting partner for the Texas A&M Energy Institute in China.