The Agriculture Systems Technology program prepares individuals to maintain and repair specialized farm, ranch and agribusiness power equipment and vehicles. It includes instruction in the principles of diesel, combustion, electrical, steam, hydraulic and mechanical systems, and it covers the following applications:
Students receive instruction in engines, hydraulics, electrical, electronic, and powertrain systems, among other topics. Depending on the major area chosen, coursework may include the following:
Graduates should be prepared to take professional exams, which correspond to certain programs of study, and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry.
Work-Based Learning (formerly co-op) opportunities are available.
Agricultural Systems Technology is a limited-enrollment program and has unique admission requirements, policies, procedures, schedules and deadlines, which are subject to change. Interested applicants should complete the entire application process, including placement testing and review with an academic advisor. The advisor will go over essential information and give you a Limited-Enrollment Student Checklist, which outlines the next steps enrollment. When meeting with your program advisors, be sure to bring your checklist.
Interested applicants for any of our limited-enrollment programs should email Paige Kearns at [email protected].