AAS Caterpillar Technician Training
Academic Plan Code
MCCCD Program Detail
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Caterpillar Technician Training prepares students to use advanced technology to service and repair Caterpillar machines and equipment. Students become skilled in electronically controlled engines, sophisticated computer-based diagnosis, and state-of-the-art hydraulics and transmissions, as well as other high demand skills. The program combines general education curriculum, specialized technological coursework, and practical experience to prepare students to work in authorized Caterpillar service facilities.
Required Courses Credits: 55
|General Education Requirements||Credits: 18-21|
|First-Year Composition||Credits: 6|
|ENG101||First-Year Composition (3) AND|
|ENG111||Technical and Professional Writing (3)|
|Oral Communication||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Oral Communication area|
|Recommended COM110 Interpersonal Communication||3|
|Critical Reading||Credits: 0-3|
|CRE101||College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (3) OR|
|Equivalent as indicated by assessment||0-3|
|GTC108||Technical Mathematics II||3|
|Humanities, Arts and Design||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Humanities, Arts and Design area|
|Recommended ENH255 Contemporary U.S. Literature and Film||3|
|Natural Sciences||Credits: 0|
|Social-Behavioral Sciences||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Social-Behavioral Sciences area|
|Recommended CFS157 Marriage and Family Life||3|
This Associate in Applied Science is associated with
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