Diesel - Heavy Line Certificate

The Diesel Heavy Line Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of Diesel Technology and provide further study of heavy equipment systems. Students will learn to work on a combination of Class 7 and 8 heavy duty on-highway trucks and off-highway equipment. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry level diesel technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty on-highway trucks and off- highway equipment for a fleet, dealer, or construction industry.

Core Requirements: 68 credits

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Diesel - On-Highway Certificate

The Diesel On-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy duty on-highway diesel technology applications. Students will learn to work on a variety of Class 7 and 8 heavy duty truck systems. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry level diesel technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty on-highway trucks for a fleet or dealer. A student can start the degree program in any semester.

NOTE: A grade of 'C' or better is required in all courses to receive the degree. Co-requisite classes must be taken together. Attendance is 25 percent of the final grade.

Program Requirements: 56 credits

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Diesel On-Highway, A.A.S.

The Diesel On-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy duty on-highway diesel technology applications. Students will learn to work on a variety of Class 7 and 8 heavy duty truck systems. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry level diesel technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty on-highway trucks for a fleet or dealer. The academic part of the degree places a student in a better position for possible future career advancement. A student can start the degree program in any semester.

Notes: A grade of 'C' or better is required in all courses to receive the degree. Co-requisite classes must be taken together. Attendance is 25 percent of the final grade.

General Education Requirements: 15-17 credits


Core Requirements: 56 credits

Total Credits: 71-73

Note(s):

1DISL 210 and DISL 211 must be taken together.

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Fall 1

Spring 1

Fall 2

Spring 2

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Fall 1

Spring 1

Fall 2


Spring 2

Fall 3

Spring 3

Fall 4

Spring 4

Diesel - Off-Highway Certificate

The Diesel Off-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy duty off-highway diesel technology applications.  Students will learn to work on a variety of heavy equipment systems.  Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry level Diesel Technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty off-highway equipment for a fleet, or dealer, or construction company.

Core Requirements: 40 credits

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

Diesel Off-Highway, A.A.S

The Diesel Off-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy duty off-highway diesel technology applications. Students will learn to work on a variety of heavy equipment systems.  Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry level Diesel Technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty off-highway equipment for a fleet, or dealer, or construction company.  A student can start the degree program in any semester. 

Note:  A grade of C or better is required in all courses to receive the degree. Co-requisite classes must be taken together. Attendance is 25 percent of the final grade.

General Education : 15-17 credits

Core Requirements: 52 credits

Total Credits: 67-69

Note(s):

DISL 210 and DISL 211 Must be taken together.

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Fall 1

Spring 1

Fall 2

Spring 2

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Fall 1

Spring 1

Fall 2

Spring 2

Fall 3

Spring 3

Fall 4

Spring 4