REGIONAL CENTER FOR NUCLEAR EDUCATION & TRAINING

Why Nuclear?

Nuclear technology has been quietly embedded into multiple disciplines and has become crucial to the present and future of the United States’ technical fields.

The nuclear fields of Energy, Environmental Management, Plant & Life Science, & Manufacturing account for more than 2.6M jobs and $120B toward the United States Gross Domestic Product

Carbondioxide Prevented by U.S. Electric Power Industry

(In million metric tons of CO2)

Nuclear Workforce Projections

With an aging population, natural attrition, and growth, there will be over 65,000 high-paying nuclear career opportunities by 2030.  These career opportunities will come from the Nuclear industries of Energy, Environmental Management, Life & Plant Sciences, & Manufacturing.