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Diesel Technology


Get the skills to repair today’s advanced diesel engines with ASUN’s Diesel Technology program.  We take pride in training our students on leading-edge diesel technology, by repairing trucks just as they would while working in the trucking industry.  

Some employers that have hired our students include Heartland Equipment Inc., Truck Centers of Arkansas, Greenway Equipment, George Kell Motors, City of Augusta, Bill Davis Trucking, MCI Trucking and MHC Kenworth.

Get expert training on powerful machines!

Apply now to ASU-Newport

Arkansas Trucking Association has launched an opportunity to encourage growth in the diesel technician workforce, as well as a way to help assure that the safest, most knowledgeable and skilled technicians are working on the trucks and trailers on our roads.
Download the ATA Carl Tepp Scholarship Application here.

Diesel Technology
Technical Certificate

Length of Program: 9 months

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Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: Fall & Spring

2020-2021 Technical Certificate Degree Plan

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Truck Service and Maintenance
Certificate of Proficiency

Length of Program: 1 semester

Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: Fall & Spring

2020-2021 Certificate of Proficiency Degree Plan

Click here to access previous Certificate of Proficiency Degree Plans