Power Technology, A.A.S.

Juneau

This degree is a vocational training program for men and women interested in securing employment working with various diesel engine applications such as (but not limited to):

  • Charter boats
  • Fishing vessels
  • Tour buses
  • Marine auxiliary systems
  • Hydraulic systems
  • Transportation vehicles
  • Cold storage systems

Program assessment plans and student learning outcomes are posted at the Program Assessment website.

Minimum Credit Hours63
Major Requirements47
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
ENGL S111Methods of Written Communication3
Select one of the following:3
Intermediate Composition: Writing About Literature
Technical Writing
Oral Communication Skills
Select one of the following:3
Fundamentals of Oral Communication 1
Small Group Communication and Team Building 1
Interpersonal Communication 1
Public Speaking 1
Computational Skills
MATH S105Intermediate Algebra4
Other Skills
Advisor approved GER 23-4
Major Requirements
DESL S102Lubrication, Preventative Maintenance, and Inspections2
DESL S107Diesel Fuel Systems4
DESL S110Diesel Engines6
DESL S121Basic Electrical Systems3
DESL S125Basic Hydraulics3
DESL S130Refrigeration and Air Conditioning2
DESL S131Electrical II3
DESL S180AC Power Generation3
DESL S250Heavy Duty Brakes and CDL Preparation2
DESL S255Heavy Duty Suspension and Alignment2
DESL S260Heavy Duty Power Trains3
DESL S261Marine Auxiliary Systems3
DESL S262Marine Auxiliary Systems Lab2
DESL S263Marine Transmissions3
DESL S291 (Internship)3
WELD S120Basic Welding3
Total Credits63
1

Grade C 2.00 or better

2

Humanities, mathematics, natural sciences or social sciences course.  Course must be at the 100-level or above.

Juneau

This degree is a vocational training program for men and women interested in developing skills for maintenance and repair of diesel engines and auxiliary systems; for employment working on (but not limited to):

  • Mining equipment
  • Earth moving equipment
  • Construction equipment
  • Rock crushers
  • Sawmill equipment
  • General heavy equipment
  • Cold storage systems
Minimum Credit Hours61
Major Requirements45
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
ENGL S111Methods of Written Communication3
Select one of the following:3
Intermediate Composition: Writing About Literature
Technical Writing
Oral Communication Skills
Select one of the following:3
Fundamentals of Oral Communication 1
Small Group Communication and Team Building 1
Interpersonal Communication 1
Public Speaking 1
Computational Skills
MATH S105Intermediate Algebra4
Other Skills
Advisor approved GER 23-4
Major Requirements
DESL S102Lubrication, Preventative Maintenance, and Inspections2
DESL S107Diesel Fuel Systems4
DESL S110Diesel Engines6
DESL S121Basic Electrical Systems3
DESL S125Basic Hydraulics3
DESL S130Refrigeration and Air Conditioning2
DESL S131Electrical II3
DESL S180AC Power Generation3
DESL S225Advanced Hydraulics3
DESL S250Heavy Duty Brakes and CDL Preparation2
DESL S255Heavy Duty Suspension and Alignment2
DESL S260Heavy Duty Power Trains3
WELD S120Basic Welding3
WELD S175Selected Topics in Advanced Welding3
Advisor approved Power Technology elective3
Total Credits61
1

Grade C 2.00 or better

2

Humanities, mathematics, natural sciences or social sciences course.  Course must be at the 100-level or above.