Diesel Technology ITC

The Diesel Technology Program provides a well-rounded education in the service and repair of trucks and heavy equipment related to areas including farming, logging, marine, locomotive, and construction. A specified set of tools is required upon entry. The tool list can be found on the program website.

The Diesel Technology program is a drug-free program. The Division Chair may require drug or alcohol testing should there be a reasonable suspicion the student appears under the influence of drugs and or alcohol. All students will be subject to a Driver’s License Validation check and must hold a valid driver’s license while enrolled in the mechanics programs. Students also will be required to obtain certification in First Aid/CPR. This program has physical requirements that may affect the student’s ability to perform in this program.

Enrollment priority will be given first to AAS degree seeking students on first-come first-serve basis as determine by their faculty advising date.

Entrance requirements for Intermediate Technical Certificate (ITC) degree seeking students include:

  • Compass scores of 46-100 on Pre-Algebra, and 0-45 on Algebra.
  • A valid driver’s license with no DUI conviction within the past 3 years.
  • Physical recommendations as listed on US Bureau of Labor Statistics for Diesel Technology.
  • ITC degree seeking students may not enroll in the program until after May 1st of each academic year and only if seats are available. ITC enrollment will then be on a first-come first-serve basis as determine by their faculty advising date.

Intermediate Technical Certificate Requirements

General Education Core
Humanistic & Artistic/Social & Behavioral Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
WORLD PREHISTORY
INTRODUCTION TO NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES
SURVEY OF ART
PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MICROECONOMICS
INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE
WORLD CLASSICS
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
UNITED STATES HISTORY TO 1865
UNITED STATES HISTORY SINCE 1865
DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS
HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS
THE ART AND HISTORY OF THE MOTION PICTURE
INTRODUCTION TO THE ARTS
AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
CURRENT SOCIAL PROBLEMS
Total Credits3.00

Program Requirements

Technical Core
MTHPT-103APPLIED ALGEBRA3.00
CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
GENMC-126SAFETY2.00
Program Requirements
Select 22 credits from the following:22.00
ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS
DIESEL ENGINES
SHOP SKILLS AND CLIMATE CONTROL
HYDRAULICS
DIESEL ENGINE FUEL SYSTEMS AND TUNE-UP
POWER TRAINS
CHASSIS, SUSPENSION AND AIRBRAKES
POWER TRAINS LECTURE AND LAB
Total Credits30.00

Summary

General Education3
Program Requirements30
Total33