Automotive Technology - Associate of Applied Science

60 credits

The Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Technology provides training for employment as an automotive technician or in a related field. The Automotive Technology laboratory and classroom facilities have been equipped with the most current test and training equipment available. Classroom instruction is combined with practical training in the laboratory to provide students with service and repair procedures required for ASE certification. Additional training is available for those technicians seeking to update current practices in the ASE certification areas.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements
Area I: Communications
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
ENGL 203GBusiness and Professional Communication3
or ENGL 218G Technical and Scientific Communication
COMM 253GPublic Speaking3
or COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences
PSY 201GIntroduction to Psychology3
SOC 101GIntroductory Sociology3
Automotive Technology Core
AUTO 105Welding4
AUTO 112Basic Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 117Electronic Analysis and Tune-Up of Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 118Technical Math for Mechanics 13
AUTO 119Manual Transmission/Clutch5
AUTO 120Electrical Systems4
AUTO 125Brakes5
AUTO 126Suspension, Steering, and Alignment5
AUTO 132Automotive Air-Conditioning and Heating Systems4
or AUTO 127 Basic Automatic Transmission
AUTO 137Fuel Systems and Emission Controls4
Total Credits60

Or any higher level MATH course