The Diesel Technology Associate Degree program provides entry-level skills needed in medium and heavy truck service and repair. Throughout the program, students will use troubleshooting techniques to make a quick and accurate diagnosis of problems and make necessary adjustments and repairs. Topics will include diesel engines, suspension and steering, preventative maintenance, electrical and electronic systems, HVAC systems, the drive train and hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Potential occupations include: Diesel Technician, Fleet Maintenance Technician, Fuel Injection Technician and Alignment Specialist.
program at a Glance
- Wausau Fully Available
- Antigo General Studies Only
- Medford General Studies Only
- Phillips General Studies Only
- Spencer General Studies Only
- Wittenberg General Studies Only
Approximate Cost$13,216 (Tuition: $11010, Books: $2206)
Average Starting Salary$29,868 Based on Economic Modeling Specialists International and employer survey data.
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- Diagnose major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
- Repair major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
- Service major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
- Practice personal and professional work habits
- Document complaint, cause and correction
- Diesel Technician
- Fleet Maintenance Technician
- Fuel Injection Technician
- Alignment Specialist
To view the amount of credits or descriptions for the courses required within this program please view the course list.Course List
Additional program Information
Maintaining a valid and clean driving record is important for your success in this industry.
Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.
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