May 24, 2018  
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 
    
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49

Diesel Equipment Technology, Certificate of Completion


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School of Applied Technologies (AT)

Students study a variety of vehicle systems in classes combining theory and laboratory exercises that prepare graduates to work on a variety of medium- and heavy-duty trucks and equipment. The program provides extensive hands-on training opportunities to ensure competency at program completion.

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Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations

 

Career and Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.

 

Employment Information

Career opportunities exist in government, independent repair facilities and dealerships for all aspects of the industry including line technician, field service technician, service writer, service manager, warranty and parts and overhaul specialist. The national shortage of technicians in the diesel truck and heavy equipment fields ensures plentiful employment opportunities with excellent pay and benefits.

 

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites


Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA , placement exam scores , or specific course work.

Recommended Sequence of Courses


Certificate of Completion in Diesel Equipment Technology 44 credit hours


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