$37,679

Average salary of diesel mechanics in this region

$53,615

Average salary of experienced diesel mechanics in this region

14%

Expected job growth in this field over the next 10 years

Demand for professional truck drivers is on the rise across the country, which means job opportunities for people who service diesel engines are also on the rise.

The Diesel Technology program is located at our TC@TexAmericas Center learning site in New Boston, Texas. The facility is 15 minutes from the Texarkana College main campus, at the main entrance to Red River Army Depot just off I-30 at Exit 206.

One-Year Certificate in Diesel Technology

In just one year—or three semesters—you can earn your certificate in diesel technology and be on your way to a new career. So if you’re looking for a quick way to change your life, this is your ticket! This certificate will prepare you for a variety of careers involving diesel engine repair and maintenance.

View the full certificate plan.

Associate of Applied Science in Diesel Technology

Take your education a step further and earn your 2-year associate of applied science in diesel technology. You’ll build on the core diesel technology curriculum with a semester of college-level classes. If you want to continue your education after that, you can transfer to a university to earn your bachelor of arts and applied sciences.

View the full associate degree of applied science plan.

Have a question about our programs? Ask our Diesel Technology team!