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2013-2014 Course Catalog 
    
2013-2014 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Caterpillar Technology, AAS


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The Caterpillar Technician program prepares students for a career in the area of diesel repair, focusing on Caterpillar products. Instruction is in the repair, maintenance and testing of diesel engines, power trains and other components of trucks and construction equipment.

This program is accredited by the AED Associated Equipment Distributors, www.AeDnet.org.

For more information about the Caterpillar program, please visit our website at www.dmacc.edu/programs/cat.

Location: Ankeny

Program Entry Requirements

  1. Complete an application for admission.
  2. Satisfy the assessment requirement.
  3. Complete a mechanical aptitude and ability test.
  4. Attend any required information/registration session.

Students start any semester.
This program is taught between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Graduation Requirements

To earn a Caterpillar Technology AAS degree, a student must complete all coursework as prescribed and maintain a 2.0 grade point average.

Required Courses


Year 1 Required Courses


These courses may have a different order of completion.

Option 1 - Select 1 Course


These courses may be completed in Year 1 and/or Year 2.

Option 2 - Select 1 Course


These courses may be completed in Year 1 and/or Year 2.

Total Credits Required to Complete this AAS Degree - 81


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