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Diesel Technology

Complete your diesel technology training in less than two years at the University of Arkansas Cossatot.

Degrees:  Diesel Technology Technical Certificate
Courses are also available as stackable Certificates of Proficiency and as a focus for Associate of Applied Science in Skilled & Technical Science

Time to complete: While there is no specific timeline for completion, many courses are shared among degrees making multiple degree completion timely and affordable. 

UA Cossatot Diesel Tech Instructor Mark Kutak
UA Cossatot Diesel Technology Instructor
Mark Kutak teaches with 36 years of experience. 

What:  One-on-one instruction provided by a qualified instructor with personal experience working in a diesel technology environment. Students learn to work on brake systems, drive trains, electric and electronic circuits, hydraulic systems, and diesel engines - all of which are valuable skills for a successful career.

Where:  De Queen Campus in modern facilities with the latest technology

When:  Classes are from 3:30 pm to 9:00 pm on Monday - Thursday with some available online 

Employment:  UA Cossatot's Diesel Technology program prepares students for entry-level positions in the diesel technician trade in light, medium, and heavy-duty applications. Hourly pay rates range from $18-$35 per./hour based on skill level and experience. ​​​

To enroll in classes:  Students must first complete the UA Cossatot application process

Cost:  Approximately $1500 to $2100 per semester (tuition and fees may vary depending on residential status and semester of program )  Financial Aid and scholarships are available. 

Contact:  Steve McJunkins (office) 870-584-1338 (cell) 870-582-1836 (email)

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