Diesel Technology, Associate in Applied Science

Forest Park

The AAS degree Diesel Technology program is designed to prepare graduates for careers as medium/heavy truck repair technicians. Graduates will be qualified for positions requiring diagnosis and repair of the following truck systems: diesel engines; suspension and steering; brakes; electrical and electronic; preventive maintenance; drive train; and heating, ventilation and air conditioning. Graduates will be competent for entry-level positions in new vehicle dealerships, truck and bus leasing companies, street and highway departments, and metropolitan transit facilities.

Interested in this program? Start the enrollment process by visiting stlcc.edu/enroll.

Program of Study

Career General Education
ENG 101College Composition I3
MTH 108Elementary Applied Mathematics3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
BUS 104Introduction to Business Administration3
COM 101Oral Communication I3
PSI 101Physical Science3
XXX xxxMissouri State Requirement3
Physical Education Activity
Select 2 credit hours2
Program Requirements
DIE 101Diesel Engine Operation and Repair3
DIE 102Medium/Heavy Truck Suspension and Steering3
DIE 103Medium/Heavy Truck Electricity3
DIE 104Introduction to Diesel Technology3
DIE 105Diesel Fuel Systems3
DIE 106Medium/Heavy Truck Brakes3
DIE 107Medium/Heavy Truck Electronics3
DIE 201Preventive Maintenance Inspection3
DIE 206Medium/Heavy Truck Drivetrains3
DIE 203Truck Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning3
DIE 204Service and Parts Management3
DIE 202Co-op Work Experience I-Diesel Technology3
DIE 205Co-op Work Experience II - Diesel Technology3
ME 101Welding Technology3
Total Credit Hours65