Diesel Truck Technology

Diesel Truck Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 68
Enrollment Status: Full-time only
Program Start: Fall only

The Diesel Truck 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 to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Eight-Week Courses

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

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Semester 1
AGM104 Electricity ** 4 $674.00
AGM107 Gas Engine Rebuild * 7 $1179.50
AGM113 Hydraulics I ** 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 2
DSL377 Diesel Engine Rebuild ** 7 $1179.50
DSL447 Diesel Fuel Systems * 7 $1179.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Elective 3  

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Total Credits 17
Semester 3
AGM224 Hydraulics II ** 4 $674.00
AGM327 Equipment Maintenance * 7 $1255.50
AGM333 Electronics ** 3 $505.50
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
DSL807 Diesel Truck Equipment Repair ** 7 $1179.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 17
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $505.50
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics 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:

Programs Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
319-296-4011
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Program Advisor

Greg Lawrence
Butler Hall 110
319-296-2329 ext.1118
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Dean

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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