A.A.S. Program Course List

Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

A.A.S. Degree (O,S)

The Automotive Technology Program allows students to select a practical hands-on Diploma program or a more rigorous Associate Degree option.

Graduates of the Associate Degree option will be able to perform a variety of preventive maintenance and repair functions on automobiles. Through systematic classroom instruction, completion of required laboratories and structured, mandatory internships, graduates will be able to use printed and electronic information, tools and instruments to diagnose faults and carry out necessary repairs and maintenance procedures.

Graduates of the Diploma program will be able to enter the automotive service industry as entry level technicians. Through the completion of the required pre-tech courses, students completing the Diploma program may transfer their earned credits toward the Associate Degree program. Academically ready students can apply to the program following the guidelines of each location's wait-list process. Interested applicants should review the information provided here and contact their program advisor for program requirements.


Courses Credits
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
ENG 101 Crit Thinking & Acad Writing 3
ENG 102 Composition and Research 3
MAT 120 Math for Behavioral Sciences 3
PSY 100 Human Relations 3


Courses Credits
AUT 114 Intro to Automotive Technology 3
AUT 116 Automotive Electrical 5
AUT 118 Auto Steering & Suspension 3
AUT 119 Automotive Brake Systems 3
AUT 122 Auto Air Conditioning/Heating 3
AUT 123 Work Experience I 3
AUT 202 Automotive Engine Repair 3
AUT 203 Automotive Engine Performance 6
AUT 205 Manual Transmissions/Transaxle 3
AUT 208 Automatic Transmissions 3
AUT 223 Work Experience II 3


Courses Credits
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
MET 123 Modern MFG Techniques 3
MGT 212 Principles of Management 3
SOC 103 Sustainability and Society 3
ENT 101 Intro to Entrepreneurship 3
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3