Power Technology, A.A.S.

Diesel Emphasis

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

Fixed Plant Mechanic Emphasis

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

  •     Above ground mines
  •     Underground mines
  •     Gravel pits and quarries
  •     Fish plants (flash freezing)
  •     Fish plants (canneries)
  •     Sawmills

Juneau

Diesel Emphasis

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 Hours 63
Major Requirements 47
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
WRTG S111Writing Across Contexts3
Select one of the following:3
*Writing and the Humanities
*Writing and the Professions
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 S291Internship: (Internship)3
WELD S120Basic Welding3
Total Credits63

Fixed Plant Mechanic

Mimimum Credit Hours 60
General Education Requirements 16-17
Major Requirements 44
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
WRTG S111Writing Across Contexts3
Select one of the following:3
*Writing and the Humanities
*Writing and the Professions
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 S110Diesel Engines6
DESL S125Basic Hydraulics3
DESL S140Construction Drawing Interpretation3
DESL S141Precision Measuring Tools2
DESL S142Piping Systems3
DESL S143Industrial Rigging Principles2
DESL S144Conveyor and Drive Systems3
DESL S225Advanced Hydraulics3
DESL S260Heavy Duty Power Trains3
DESL S261Marine Auxiliary Systems3
DESL S262Marine Auxiliary Systems Lab2
DESL S263Marine Transmissions3
WELD S120Basic Welding3
WELD S152Intermediate Welding3
Total Credits60

Mine Mechanic

Minimum Credit Hours 61
General Education Requirements 16-17
Major Requirements 45
General Education Requirements
Written Communication Skills
WRTG S111Writing Across Contexts3
Select one of the following:3
*Writing and the Humanities
*Writing and the Professions
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 S152Intermediate Welding3
Advisor approved Power Technology elective3
Total Credits61