Transportation

Wheels in Motion

People and goods are constantly on the move. Transportation began with human power, but today’s modes of transport are literally all over the map—with road and rail covering much of the ground.

Transportation programs provide students with the knowledge and skills to get rolling in the career direction of their choice. Whether as a railway conductor on the engineer track or a heavy equipment mechanic servicing a Caterpillar track loader, our graduates always get where they’re going.

Traits of the Trade

People drawn to careers in the transportation fields are typically:

  • Innovative
  • Adaptable
  • Strong-minded
  • Analytical
  • Troubleshooters
  • Good with hands-on tools
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Handy with figures
  • Natural communicators
  • Independent
  • Alert to their surroundings
  • Attuned to all things on wheels

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