Education and training are key components to the growth and success of the ocean energy industry in the US. MREC is situated in Fall River, MA which is located along Rte.195, what some have deemed the marine science and technology corridor.
Southeastern New England is home to world class marine and engineering research and education institutions which include: University of Connecticut, University of Rhode Island (Graduate School of Oceanography), Naval Undersea Warfare Center, University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth (School for Marine Science and Technology), Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Cape Cod, Bristol, Massasoit Community Colleges, and Massachusetts Maritime Academy.
These schools are working together to provide targeted and appropriate education and training to the future employees of the ocean energy marketplace.
Check back for details and updates on specific courses, certificates and degree programs.
Ocean Renewable Energy Group (OREG)