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Useful High School Classes in Energy

What courses should you take in high school to prepare for an energy career?

Prepare for energy by choosing high school courses where you will learn skills and information needed for success. Some of the most important high school courses are:

  • English / language arts (four years)
  • Algebra (two years)
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Earth or environmental sciences
  • Biology and chemistry
  • Physics
  • History and civics

GetIntoEnergy has specific details about how these subjects help in energy careers.

Some people choose to attend college to prepare for a more advanced career in energy. If that's your plan, make sure you're prepared for college by choosing the right high school courses.

Sources: www.getintoenergy.com, www.ohe.state.mn.us