Dec 02, 2022  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Light Duty Diesel Technology Option

(Harrison County Campus)

Automotive Light Duty Diesel is an option in the Automotive Technology program.  The Light Duty Diesel diploma option offers students an opportunity to specialize after completing the first two semesters of the Automotive Technology program. Students can choose to branch from Automotive Technology into Light Duty Diesel during the last 15 hours of coursework. This option emphasizes the technology, tools, and safety required for light duty diesel service and maintenance.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete a MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

Automotive Light Duty Diesel Certificate

Total Credits: 30

Total Credits: 15

Total Clock Hours: 1,275

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester Four

  • ENG 1113 /1114  - English Composition I or ENG 1033  - Technical English Credit(s): 3/4
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Math/Natural Science Elective Credit(s): 3/4*
  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credit(s): 3

Total Credits: 15/17


Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means” section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*MAT 1033 , MAT 1313  or Higher or Any Lab Science.