Computers, Tech & Engineering
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Power Generation Management

If you want to spend your career managing the production of energy that fuels the world and desire a career at the intersection of engineering, management, and business, a degree in Power Generation Management may be the perfect fit for you.

Types of Degrees

Power Generation Management students typically pursue a bachelor's degree (4 years) or master's degree (6-7 years) prior to entering the workforce. In this field, a bachelor's degree is typically required for entry-level positions while a master's degree leads to management, administrative, and consultancy positions with much higher staring salaries.

Admission Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background in math and science coursework helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a particular school.

Career Opportunities After Earning A Power Generation Management Degree

The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree in Power Generation Management include:

  • Engineering Manager
  • Industrial Production Manager
  • Power Plant Operator, Distributor, or Dispatcher
  • Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.

Post Graduate Salary Information

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for Architectural and Engineering Managers was $144,830 in 2019 (1) while Industrial Production Managers earned a median salary of $105,480 in 2019. (2)

Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on career chosen, but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.

References

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  2. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.

Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.