Enrollment at NC State as a full-time student is not required in order to complete the NC State Renewable Energy Assessment program! Students may enroll through Online and Distance Education as a non-degree studies (NDS) student. More information on enrollment may be found on the application page.


Visit NC State’s Undergraduate Online and Distance Education Tuition Rates page for detailed information about undergraduate tuition and fees.

The total Renewable Energy Assessment Online Certificate cost estimate (North Carolina residents) for 2015-2016 is $2,712.12 for all 12 hours of coursework.

Financial aid eligibility is determined by the Financial Aid Office. We encourage you to contact your financial aid advisor in the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. Criteria for funding is based on academic merit, demonstrated financial need and enrollment in multiple Online and Distance Education courses per semester. For additional information, please visit NC State’s Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid website or call (919) 515-2421. NC State also offers a monthly payment plan.