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2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

John Deere TECH

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Campus Location: Calmar

Program Entry: Enrollment may occur during any term. Fall term is the start of the program course sequence.

Award: Associate of Applied Science degree

Description: The John Deere TECH program is designed to develop the technical competence and professionalism for a beginning John Deere dealership technician. It is a partnership program between John Deere Company, John Deere Dealers and NICC. You will receive classroom lecture and real life laboratory experiences on John Deere products at the Calmar Campus and a unique opportunity to work at a John Deere dealership.

Each specialized subject is studied in the classroom and laboratory on campus, followed by related work experience at the dealership. Classes develop a range of skills from fundamental mechanical repair to advanced diagnostics of John Deere equipment.

Program Admission: In addition to the College enrollment process , applicants must secure a John Deere dealer sponsor prior to acceptance.

Program Requirements: Prior to the completion of the program, students are required to provide their program faculty with a copy of their First Aid/CPR certificate.

Minimum Credits: 79

Course Sequence


Math/Science Electives


1 This Associate of Applied Science degree program requires a minimum of 15 credits of transfer-level general education electives from Communication, Humanities, Math, Science or Social Science. Three of these hours can include SDV 179 - The College Experience . If The College Experience course is waived or transfers in for less than three credits, an additional general education elective is required.

Sample Course Schedule


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