Automotive Technology - Certificate

This Certificate is 100% embedded in, and leads to, the Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Technology at NMSU Grants.

Prefix Title Credits
Automotive Requirements
AUTO 125Brakes5
AUTO 126Suspension, Steering, and Alignment5
AUTO 112Basic Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 117Electronic Analysis and Tune-Up of Gasoline Engines5
AUTO 120Electrical Systems4
AUTO 137Fuel Systems and Emission Controls4
Select one from the following:5
Manual Transmission/Clutch5
Basic Automatic Transmission (& AUTO course) 14
Total Credits33

A Suggested Plan of Study

This roadmap is only a suggested plan of study in order to complete a Certificate in two semesters.  It is not intended as a contract. Course availability may vary from fall to spring semester and may be subject to modification or change.  Students are advised to earn a C or better in courses to avoid repeating courses.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
AUTO 112 Basic Gasoline Engines 5
AUTO 125 Brakes 5
AUTO 126 Suspension, Steering, and Alignment 5
AUTO 117 Electronic Analysis and Tune-Up of Gasoline Engines 5
AUTO 120 Electrical Systems 4
AUTO 137 Fuel Systems and Emission Controls 4
AUTO 119
Manual Transmission/Clutch 1
or Basic Automatic Transmission
AUTO Elective 1
 Total Credits33