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Diesel Technology @ Miramar

 

The Diesel Technology program provides the student with an opportunity to master the skills and knowledge required for success in servicing, maintaining, and repairing diesel powered highway trucks, off-road heavy equipment, stationary engines, and marine craft.


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The two-year curriculum has three tracks which lead to a Certificate of Achievement, and two tracts which lead to an Associate in Science Degree. In addition, the diesel program offers the Certificate of Completion (mini certificates) in ten specialty areas. These certificates can be applied toward the Certificate of Achievement or the Associate in Science degree.

Associate in Science Degree: Diesel Technology

  • Heavy Duty Transportation Technology (HDTT) (Day program)
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technology (HDET) (Day program)

Certificate of Achievement: Diesel Technology

  • Heavy Duty Transportation Technology (HDTT) (Day program)
  • Heavy Equipment Technology (HET) (Day program)
  • Diesel Equipment Repair Technology (Evening program)

Additional Certificates

  • Mini Certificates

About the Diesel Technology Program

The Diesel Technology program provides the student with an opportunity to master the skills and knowledge required for success in servicing, maintaining, and repairing diesel powered highway trucks, off-road heavy equipment, stationary engines, and marine craft.

High Gear Training in Diesel

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San Diego Miramar College will prepare you for employment as a diesel technician and introduce you to alternative fuels, quality workmanship, safety procedures, proper work attitudes, theory or operation, and repair of all major vehicle components.

Diesel Program Faculty

The Diesel Technology Program's faculty and staff members have vast knowledge and experience in the industry. Through continued professional development and industry partnerships, they are aware of current and upcoming trends, as well as advances in technology.

Industry Partners

Industry partners are a key feature of the Diesel Technology Program. Through our partnerships with industry leaders, we provide up-to-date training for our students, ensuring that they are ready and able to actively participate in the workforce.

Degrees & Certificates

The Diesel Technology Program at San Diego Miramar College offers a two-year curriculum with three tracts, one which leads to a Certificate of Achievement, and two which lead to an Associate in Science Degree. In addition, the diesel program offers the Certificate of Completion (mini certificates) in ten specialty areas. These certificates can be applied toward the Certificate of Achievement or the Associate in Science degree.

Construction Info

A California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office Economic & Workforce Development Sustainability Grant has been awarded to San Diego Miramar College to enhance and increase facility space for the Diesel Technology Program on campus. Three new buildings will be added to the campus, increasing program space by 15,000 square feet.

Construction Schedule
  • Construction to begin in 2012.
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Photo Gallery of Construction

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Please contact us for updates on our new facilities.

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