Automotive Technology - Associate of Applied Science

(68 credits)

Core Requirements
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition 14
COMM 253GPublic Speaking 13
or COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication
Select one from the following:3
Human Relations3
Introduction to Psychology 13
Introductory Sociology 13
Related Requirements
Select one from the following:3
Business and Technical Communications3
Business and Professional Communication 13
Technical and Scientific Communication 13
Select one from the following:3
Computer Literacy 13
Introduction to Information Technology3
Computer Applications for Technicians3
DRFT 190Finding and Maintaining Employment2
OETS 102Career Readiness Certification Preparation1
AUTO 118Technical Math for Mechanics3
or OETS 118 Mathematics for Technicians
Approved BMGT elective3
Approved elective3
Technical Requirements
AUTO 112Basic Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 117Electronic Analysis and Tune-Up of Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 119Manual Transmission/Clutch5
AUTO 120Electrical Systems4
AUTO 125Brakes5
AUTO 126Suspension, Steering, and Alignment5
AUTO 127Basic Automatic Transmission4
or AUTO 132 Automotive Air-Conditioning and Heating Systems
AUTO 137Fuel Systems and Emission Controls4
AUTO 221Cooperative Experience I3
Total Credits68

Courses are identical to those offered at New Mexico State University Las Cruces (main) Campus.