Would you like to become a diesel mechanic and be responsible for fixing some of the biggest trucks in all of Wyoming? If so, you can begin with a degree in diesel technology from Sheridan College. This school has a tuition rate of approximately $2,500, which is very affordable. The average scholarship award is $3,129.
You can earn an Associate's degree in diesel technology or a Certificate of Completion. The Certificate takes about one year, and the Associate's degree takes about two years of full-time study. Both programs offer lots of hands-on experience.
Sheridan has a cost of living that's about 7% below the national average. This urban area is home to over 17,600 people. I-90 and Wyoming State Highway 335 both go through Sheridan. Trucking employers in this area include Sadler Trucking, NAS Express, B & G Roustabout, and North Park Transportation.