Energy & Clean Technology

UC Berkeley and the Haas School have had a long commitment to energy. An emphasis in energy and clean technology prepares you to lead businesses that address the market, policy, and technological challenges of the energy industry. Courses and programming are offered by the Energy Institute at Haas, a joint venture of the Haas School and the UC Energy Institute. In addition, students that pursue this emphasis have the opportunity to tap into energy and natural resource-related courses offered through various programs and centers on the wider UC Berkeley campus.

  • MBA 212 Energy and Environmental Markets
  • MBA 212A Cleantech to Market (Applied Innovation course)
  • MBA 217 Energy and Infrastructure Project Finance
  • MBA 290T Design and Evaluation of Development Technology
  • MBA 296 Ethics and Decision Making in Green Product Design

Speaker series:

  • MBA 294 Renewable Energy Speaker Series

Helpful electives:

  • MBA 224A Managerial Accounting
  • MBA 231 Corporate Finance
  • MBA 236G Designing Financial Models that Work
  • MBA 248 Supply Chain Management
  • MBA 252 Negotiations and Conflict Resolution
  • MBA 254 Power and Politics in Organizations
  • MBA 257 Decision Making
  • MBA 270 Business and Public Policy
  • MBA 277 Environmental Management and Public Policy
  • MBA 277 Managing the Legal Environment of Business
  • MBA 296 Ethics and Decision Making in Green Chemistry

(Please note that the elective courses listed above are not necessarily offered every semester or every year.)

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