Academics

Curriculum – Diesel Technology

First Year - First Term
AUT-113 Transportation Fundamentals 3 s.h.
DSL-101 Diesel Shop Safety 1 s.h.
DSL-636 Air Systems and Brakes* 4 s.h.
DSL-644 Steering and Suspension* 4 s.h.
12 s.h.
Second Term
DSL-142 Electrical Systems** 3 s.h.
DSL-356 Diesel Engines I** 6 s.h.
ENG-701 Communications I 3 s.h.
MAT-801 Applied Math A*** 1 s.h.
MAT-802 Applied Math B**** 1 s.h.
MAT-803 Applied Math C***** 1 s.h.
15 s.h.
Third Term
AUT-704 Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning+ 4 s.h.
DSL-806 Class A CDL Driving Course+ 4 s.h.
8 s.h.
Second Year - Fourth Term
DSL-428 Electronic Engine Controls** 6 s.h.
DSL-445 Diesel Fuel Systems** 3 s.h.
BUS-162 Workplace Professionalism 3 s.h.
BUS-130 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
OR Other General Education elective course
3 s.h.
(3 s.h.)
15 s.h.
Fifth Term
DSL-834 Preventative Maintenance /Inspections** 5 s.h.
DSL-534 Drive Trains** 4 s.h.
ELT-790 Fluid Power++ 3 s.h.
ENG-702 Communications II+++ 3 s.h.
15 s.h.
Total Program Hours 65 s.h.

*Corequisite: DSL-101 Diesel Shop Safety

**Prerequisite: DSL-101 Diesel Shop Safety

***Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

****Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

*****Prerequisite: MAT-801 Applied Math A and MAT-802 Applied Math B with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

+ Prerequisite: DSL-101 Diesel Shop Safety or permission of the instructor.

++Prerequisite/Corequisite: MAT-801 Applied Math A, MAT-802 Applied Math B, MAT-803 Applied Math C, and MAT-804 Applied Math D, or permission of instructor.

+++Prerequisite: ENG-702 Communications II.

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