Agricultural Power Technology

Courses

Core Courses

  • Gas Engine Rebuild
  • Technical Procedures for Power Mechanics Techs
  • Electricity
  • Ag Computers
  • Hydraulics I and II
  • Diesel Engine Rebuild
  • Diesel Fuel Systems
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Electronics I and II
  • Power Transfer Systems
  • Ag Equipment Repair

Program Details

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

View Suggested Sequence of Study & Course Cost

Careers

Positions

Graduates find jobs as service technicians in implement dealerships, factories, construction, independent shops, heavy equipment dealerships, independent farms, and consumer product dealerships.

Example Careers and Average Wages

Entry Average Experienced
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians $31,400 $41,800 $47,000
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics $38,229 $52,776 $63,507

Source: 2018 Iowa Wage Report, Iowa Workforce Development

Employers

The following is a partial list of employers who have hired graduates from this program:

Business Location
Altorfer, Inc. Cedar Rapids, IA
Cedar Valley Corp., LLC Waterloo, IA
Deike Implement Co. Waverly, IA
P&K Midwest Waterloo and Waverly, IA
Titan Machinery Waverly, IA

Contact Us

Admissions Email us 319-296-4000 Hawkeye Center 114
Student Success Specialist Natasha Ceasar Email me 319-296-2329 ext.1062 Butler Hall 122
Buchanan Hall 126
Program Advisor Glen Adolphs Email me 319-296-2329 ext.1327 Butler Hall 110
Administrative Assistant 319-296-4009 Buchanan Hall 128
Dean Dave Grunklee Email me 319-296-4042 Butler Hall 131A
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