Majors & Certificates

Earn a certificate or degree - To prepare students for exciting professional opportunities in industry, our programs provide students with the option of earning an Associate in Science Degree or a Career Certificate. SRJC's curriculum is designed so that students can earn the Career Certificate and also meet the requirements for for an Associate in Science Degree in four semesters.


Sequence of Classes
Automotive Requirements Automotive Sequence
Diesel Requirements Diesel Sequence
Machine Tool Requirements Machine Tool Sequence
Welding Requirements Welding Sequence

Certificates of Achievement - As students work to complete an Associate Degree or Career Certificate, they have the opportunity to earn Certificates of Achievement that translate into immediate, marketable skills in the industry.
Transferable credits - Many class credits students earn can be transferable to a four-year university. It is important that students who are completing an Associate Degree and plan to transfer to a four-year institution meet with a counselor to plan their lower division coursework. While many majors at SRJC are intended to align with lower division major preparation required by California public universities, specific lower-division major requirements vary among individual campuses. See a counselor, visit the Transfer Center, and check Guides For Transfer in Specific Majors and ASSISTto review transfer preparation guides for specific schools and majors.



Machine Tool 


Brakes, Steering & Suspension Specialist 

Diesel and Heavy Duty Engine (T1 and T2)

Basic CNC Lathe

Welding Technology Certificate

Electric and Electronic Systems Specialist

Diesel Chassis (T4 and T5)

Basic CNC Mill


Engine Repair Specialist

Diesel Electrical/Electronics (T6)

Basic Manual Machine Tool Technology


Heating and Air Conditioning Systems Specialist

 Diesel Heating, Ventilation and Cooling (T7)


Transmission Specialist

Diesel Power Train (T3)


Tune-Up and Electronics Specialist

Diesel Preventative Maintenance (T8)


Powertrain Systems Performance & Electronics Specialist