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Railroad Operations


Sacramento City College Railroad Operations program

The Railroad Operations program is designed for students pursuing a career as a Railroad Conductor, Engineer, or Manager of Train Operations. The Certificate of Achievement and degree program in Railroad Operations prepares students for an exciting and well-paying career. The more than five hundred companies that make up the United States Railroad industry provide the country’s freight and passenger transportation service on a network of some 300,000 route-miles of track. Railroads employ a substantial workforce to service, maintain, and manage this extensive transportation network. Railroad Operations is a 19-unit, six-course program. The curriculum is approved by the Railroad Education and Training Education.