Agricultural Power Technology

Agricultural Power Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 71
Program Start: Fall only

Four-Week and Eight-Week Courses

Courses marked with one asterisk (*) meet the first 4 weeks of the semester. Courses marked with two asterisks (**) meet the second 4 weeks of the semester. Courses marked with three asterisks (***) meet the third 4 weeks of the semester. Courses marked with four asterisks (****) meet the fourth 4 weeks of the semester. Courses marked with two asterisks (*****) meet the second 8-weeks of the semester.

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The Agricultural Power Technology program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Non-Transfer Gen Ed
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
AGM111 Gas Engine Rebuild ** 4 $674.00
AGM124 Technical Procedures for Power Mechanics Techs * 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50
DSL377 Diesel Engine Rebuild ***** 7 $1179.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 2
AGC103 Ag Computers 3 $505.50
AGM104 Electricity * 4 $674.00
AGM333 Electronics ** 3 $505.50
DSL447 Diesel Fuel Systems ***** 7 $1179.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Electives 3

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Total Credits 20
Semester 3
AGM113 Hydraulics I *** 3 $505.50
AGM224 Hydraulics II **** 4 $674.00
DSL415 Electronics II ** 3 $505.50
DSL831 Preventative Maintenance * 4 $674.00
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 4
AGM408 Power Transfer Systems 7 $1179.50
AGM417 Ag Equipment Repair ***** 7 $1179.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 17
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $674.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $674.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $674.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
319-296-4011
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Student Success Specialist

De'Carlos Anderson
Butler Hall 122
319-296-2329 ext.1228
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Program Advisor

Glen Adolphs
Butler Hall 110
319-296-2329 ext.1327
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Dean

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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