College closed 12/16/17 thru 1/1/18

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Automotive Technology

Instruction in systems such as engines, fuel, on-board computers, transmissions, steering, suspension and brakes is the basis of this program. Knowledge of the various systems is used to develop skills in troubleshooting, performing preventative maintenance, servicing and repairing automobiles.

The program, which is designed to be completed in two years, prepares graduates for entry-level service technician jobs in the auto repair industry. The student may be provided a unique work-study experience alternating between periods of work on-site and work in a classroom - laboratory setting.

Program Information:

  • Associate in Applied Science Degree:  
    • Automotive Technology
  • Diploma:  
    • Automotive Technician
  • Certificates:  
    • Automatic Trans/Transaxle Technician
    • Automotive Air Conditioning Mechanic
    • Automotive Electrician
    • AWS national Skills Stand Level 1
    • Brake Repair, Engine Repair
    • Front End Mechanic
    • Tune-up Maintenance Technology
  • Academic Program Plan (APP)

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information:

This information is provided in compliance with the Federal Gainful Employment regulations. As a public non-profit education institution, we are required to report the following information for certificate and diploma programs that meet gainful employment definitions (beginning July 1, 2011).