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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Diesel On-Highway, A.A.S.

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The Diesel On-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy-duty on-highway diesel technology applications.  Students will learn to work on a variety of Class 7 and 8 heavy-duty truck systems.  Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry-level diesel technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty on-highway trucks for a fleet or dealer.  The academic part of the degree places a student in a better position for possible future career advancement.  A student can start the degree program in any semester.


  • A student can start the degree program in any semester. 
  • A grade of 'C' or better is required in all courses to receive the degree.  Co-requisite classes must be taken together.  Attendance is 25 percent of the final grade.

SJC First Year Experience Requirement: 3 Credits

General Education Requirements: 16-17 Credits



DISL-210  and DISL-211  MUST be taken together.

Suggested Course Sequence for Full-Time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

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