Diesel Technology is a two year AAS Degree program that provides students with the ability to learn Diesel engines, hydraulics, electricity/electronics and power trains/chassis which can all be specialized by any graduate. Because of the complexity of the systems, specializing will become the norm, though students do need working knowledge of all areas. These skills will prepare graduates for an exciting career in a field that is continually advancing in technology.  There is an abundance of growth and personal development possible in this field. The program is certified by the National Automotive Teacher Education Foundation (NATEF).

Course Overview

1st Year

  • Diesel Engine Overhaul
  • Diesel Engine Operation/Tune Up
  • Electrical Systems
  • Engine Electronics & Diagnostics

2nd Year

  • Chassis
  • Power Trains
  • Climate Control
  • Fluid Power
  • Fluid Power Transmission