Academic Programs

Diesel Technology, A.A.S.


Locations:  Canby. Links to:
Printer friendly version
Articulation agreements
Faculty/Program webpage

The Diesel Technology program provides individuals with the training needed for maintaining and repairing heavy-duty diesel powered equipment. Coursework emphasizes diesel engines, hydraulics, electrical, air conditioning, and diesel fuel injection systems.

The program also prepares students with the technical knowledge needed for repairs, as field services and sales representatives and as managers of diesel service departments.

  General Education
Minnesota History 3
Issues in the Environment 3
Environmental Politics 3
Introduction to Sociology 3
Introduction to Speech 3
Technical Education  
Diesel Engine Theory 3
Diesel Engine Lab 4
Electrical Theory 2
Electrical Lab 2
Powertrain Principles 2
Powertrain Lab 3
Hydraulics Theory and Application 3
Fuel Injection Principles 3
Internship 4
Advanced Powertrain Theory 3
Advanced Powertrain Lab 4
DSL 2131
Service Department Operations & Procedures 3
DSL 2136
Fuel Systems Theory 5
DSL 2145
Advanced Diesel 4
DSL 2150
Advanced Engines Lab 5
DSL 2155
Diesel Engine Control Systems 3
DSL 2180
Computerized Diagnostics 2
DSL 2190 GPS Systems Operations 2

Updated: si 5/20/15