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

Diesel Technology, AAS

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The Diesel Technology program prepares students for a career in the area of diesel repair. Instruction is in the repair, maintenance and testing of diesel engines, power trains and components of trucks and heavy construction equipment.

This program is accredited by the AED Associated Equipment Distributors,

For more information about the Diesel Technology program, please visit our website at

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 Diesel Technology diploma or AAS degree, a student must complete all coursework as prescribed and maintain a 2.0 grade point average.

Requirements for the Diploma

These courses will require one year for completion.

Total Credits Required to Complete the Diploma - 46

Requirements for the AAS Degree

Required Course(s)

These courses may have a different order of completion.

Option 4 - Select 1 Course

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

Total Credits Required to Complete the AAS Degree - 80

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