Training the next generation of power engineers

The power grid of the future is needed today. Large-scale wind and solar projects, reliability improvements, replacing aging infrastructure, coal-to-gas plant conversions -- the power industry continues to invest in substantial transmission projects. They all require power engineers.

Gonzaga students learn from industry leaders. Designed in collaboration with power experts, our program provides the necessary technical and managerial skills to advance careers in the rapidly-evolving power industry.

The online learning environment gives you the flexibility to earn your graduate degree while continuing to work in your current position.


Master's in T&D Engineering

Twelve (12) courses include your choice of electives and an Engineering Leadership capstone course.
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Certificate in T&D Engineering

Any five (5) T&D courses earn a graduate credential.

Juan Gers, Ph.D.

Instructor, Transmission & Distribution

Dr. Gers is one of the power industry's most knowledgeable engineers.


Sam Chanowski ('15)

Master of Engineering in Transmission & Distribution

Sam's degree advanced his career in power grid security.


Prasad Yenumula, Ph.D.

Instructor, Transmission & Distribution

Dr. Yenumula is Principal Engineer with Duke Energy in North Carolina.

Facts & Figures


Courses to Choose From - All Online


Classes to Earn a Certificate (15 Credits)


Calendar Year to Complete Certificate


Years Partnering with the Power Industry