Program Schedule

The schedule shown below is typical of what yours will look like during your two years in the ThinkBIG program.

FALL SEMESTER 1
Aug 22: Registration
Aug 24 to Oct 14: In the Classroom
   CATT 1100 Caterpillar Engine Fundamentals
   CATT 1110 Caterpillar Service Industry
   COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
   WELD 1000 Introduction to Welding
Oct 19 to Dec 15: Shop Internship
   Paid internship at Thompson Tractor Company


SPRING SEMESTER 1
Jan 10 to  Mar 2: In the Classroom
   CATT 1120 Hydraulic Fundamentals
   CATT 1130 Fuel Systems
   CATT 1140 Electrical Fundamentals
   ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
   MATH 1111 College Algebra
Mar 12 to May 2: Shop Internship
   Paid internship at Thompson Tractor Company


SUMMER SEMESTER
May 31 to Aug 2: In the Classroom
   CATT 1150 Air Conditioning Fundamentals
   CATT 1160 Power Train I
   CATT 1170 Machine Hydraulic Systems
   ELECTIVE Choose from Core Requirements


FALL SEMESTER 2
Aug 24 to Oct 14: Shop Internship
   Paid internship at Thompson Tractor Company
Oct 19 to Dec 15: In the Classroom
   CATT 2000 Power Train II
   CATT 2010 Machine Electronics
   ENGL 2130 American Literature


SPRING SEMESTER 2
Jan 10 to Mar 2: Shop Internship
   Paid internship at Thompson Tractor Company
Mar 12 to May 2: In the Classroom
   CATT 2020 Engine Diagnostics and Repair
   CATT 2030 Machine Diagnostics
   CATT 2040 Machine Specific
Jun 2: Graduation