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Automotive Technology,
Program Entrance Term Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program 5 Term(s)
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation 55

Program Description: The Automotive Technology Diploma program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the automotive service and repair profession. Learning opportunities enable students to develop academic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of automotive mechanics theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Auto Technology diploma that qualifies them as well rounded entry-level technicians.

Admission Requirements  
Minimum Required Age 16
High School Diploma or GED Required Yes
Program Courses Credits
Basic Skills Core  
MATH 1012 - Foundations of Mathematics 3
EMPL 1000 - Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
ENGL 1010 - Fundamentals of English I 3
Occupational Courses  
COMP 1000 - Introduction to Computers 3
AUTT 1010 - Automotive Technology Introduction 2
AUTT 1020 - Automotive Electrical Systems 7
AUTT 1030 - Automotive Brake Systems 4
AUTT 1040 - Automotive Engine Performance 7
AUTT 1050 – Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems 4
AUTT 1060 - Automotive Climate Control Systems 5
AUTT 2010 - Automotive Engine Repair 6
AUTT 2020 – Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles 4
AIRC 1080 - Heat Pumps and Related Systems 4
AUTT 2030 - Automotive Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 5


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