Heavy Equipment, Truck & Diesel Technician

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  • several students standing on piece of equipment next to college logo sign
  • student in front of a yellow truck
  • several students standing in front of a green tractor and bus
  • several students standing in front of a green tractor and bus
  • heavy equipment, bus, and student
  • student meeting with employer at campus career fair
  • Automotive Department staff members outside

ASC ranked No. 1 in NY, colleges with heavy/industrial equipment maintenance technologies

2022 US News & World Report
Program Advantages

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1,800 hours of hands-on and classroom training gives our students the confidence and ability to work as independent technicians immediately after graduation.

Professional Outlook

Our students are employed all over the country in a wide variety of organizations where the repair of trucks and heavy equipment is required.

Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists can earn a salary of $67,420.

2019 NYS Department of Labor
Bradley Smith, Department Chairman
Pioneer Quotes

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Automotive Trades 

"Alfred State grads are well rounded and prepared for the work field." -Fleet Transportation

"You'll have the opportunity to enjoy some amazing experiences that will last a lifetime." -Stephen Krolak, '17

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