Automotive Technology | JCTC

Automotive Technology

Gain the technical expertise necessary to diagnose, repair, and maintain today’s high-tech automotive systems.

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Stephen Frame
Program Coordinator
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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.

2 students working on a car that is on a jack

What Else Do I Need to Know?

Additional Information

JCTC's Automotive Technology program does not work on outside (customer) vehicles. The program does consider donations for cars within the last 10 model years.

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status or diploma in as little as 4 months.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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