CatapillerFor an estimate of complete program costs (tuition, tools, supplies, books), please click here to view the Program Details.


A tool show is held twice a year on the date new students register on campus. Tool venders represented include, Snap-On, Mac, Matco, Craftsman and Tools Plus. Each vender will offer special discounts to students only. As a new student, you will be notified of your registration day and can plan to attend the tool show when you are on campus to register. Click here for a complete listing of tools.

Things to Keep in Mind When Reviewing the Cost of this Program:

  • Ziegler offers employees a full benefits package along with competitive salary. Visit their Employment Opportunities or Student Internships Web Page for details.
  • Average starting salary for DMACC graduates with the Caterpillar AAS Degree is $40,180.

Financial Assistance

You may qualify for scholarships and part-time employment at Ziegler while you are in school.

If you are interested in reviewing other opportunities for financial assistance while you are a student, visit DMACC's Financial Aid pages.