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Diesel Technology - AAS

Course & Credit Hours 

DPM 1000 - Introduction to Diesel Mechanics (2)

DPM 1001 - Diesel Shop Orientation (2)

DPM 1003 - Diesel Engines I (4)

DPM 2003 - Diesel Engines II (4)

CIS 1018 - Introduction to PC Applications (3)

Total Credit Hours: 15

Course & Credit Hours

DPM 1005 - Heavy Duty Powertrains I (3)

DPM 1006 - Diesel Fuel Systems (3)

DPM 1020 - Basic Heavy Duty Electricity (2)

DPM 1021 - Hydraulic Systems I (3)

DPM 1022 - Hydraulic Systems II (3)

MAT 1140 - Career Math (3)

Total Credit Hours: 17

Course & Credit Hours

DPM 1026 - Heavy Duty Starting & Charging (3)

DPM 2005 - Heavy Duty Powertrains II (3)

DPM 2008 - H/D Automatic Trans Diagnosis (1)

DPM 2006 - Heavy Duty Brakes I (3)

DPM 2007 - Heavy Duty Brakes II (3)

DPM 2010 - Diesel Air Induction & Exhaust (2)

Total Credit Hours: 15

Course & Credit Hours

DPM 1040 - H/D Steering & Suspension I (3)

DPM 2022 - H/D Lighting & Instrumentation (3)

DPM 2023 - H/D Body Electrical Systems (3)

General Education Electives from the approved list in catalog (6)

Total Credit Hours: 15

Course & Credit Hours

DPM 2040 - H/D Steering & Suspension II (3)

ASE 2064 - Heating & Air Conditioning Systems (2)

ASE 2065 - Heating & Air Conditioning Systems (3)

COM 2250 - Organizational Communication (3)

 

Total Credit Hours: 11

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Diesel Technology Certificates

Course and Credit Hours: 

DPM 1000 - Introduction to Diesel Mechanics (2)

DPM 1001 - Diesel Shop Orientation (2)

DPM 1006 - Diesel Fuel Systems (3)

DPM 2010 - Diesel Air Induction & Exhaust (2)

DPM 2022 - H/D Lighting & Instrumentation (3)

Total Credit Hours: 12

Course and Credit Hours 

ASE 1060 - Automotive Engine Repair (2)

DPM 1000 - Introduction to Diesel Mechanics (2)

DPM 1001 - Diesel Shop Orientation (2)

DPM 1003 - Diesel Engines I (4)

DPM 2003 - Diesel Engines II (4)

 

Total Credit Hours: 14

Course and Credit Hours: 

ASE 1020 - Basic Automotive Electricity (2)

DPM 1000 - Introduction to Diesel Mechanics (2)

DPM 1001 - Diesel Shop Orientation (2)

DPM 1006 - Diesel Fuel Systems (3)

Total Credit Hours: 9

Course and Credit Hours: 

DPM 1000 - Introduction to Diesel Mechanics (2)

DPM 1001 - Diesel Shop Orientation (2)

DPM 1011 - Cab & Electrical PMI (1.5)

DPM 1012 - Engine Systems PMI (1.5) 

DPM 2011 - Drivetrain, Steering & Suspension Preventive Maintenance (1.5)

DPM 2012 - Brake Systems PMI (1.5)

Total Credit Hours: 10