This program prepares individuals in all phases of auto repair from basic maintenance to complex diagnostic procedures. Because of the variety of work, technicians must be familiar with electrical and computer-controlled systems, transmissions, and electronic fuel injection. Students will have the opportunity to work with state-of-the-art equipment while repairing today's cars and light duty trucks in a real world shop situation. The Automotive Service Technology program has met the required standards and achieved National Certification through Automotive Service Excellence (ASE).
Course Outline
Required Courses
(20 Courses)
Course Title Credits
AUTO 1002 Automotive Trades Skills
AUTO 1104 Vehicle Maintenance
AUTO 1114 Engine Repair and Diagnosis
AUTO 1134 Drivetrain and Axles
AUTO 1142 Suspension 1
AUTO 1152 Brakes 1
AUTO 1162 Electrical Systems 1
AUTO 1182 Engine Performance 1
AUTO 1202 Safety and Service Information
AUTO 1234 Manual Transmission
AUTO 1364 Electrical Systems 2
AUTO 2105 Service and Shop Operations
AUTO 2124 Auto Transmission
AUTO 2174 Air Conditioning
AUTO 2342 Suspension 2
AUTO 2352 Brakes 2
AUTO 2384 Engine Performance 2
AUTO 2584 Engine Performance 3
AUTO 2664 Electrical Systems 3
AUTO 2764 Electrical Systems 4
Total Credits: 65  
Total Diploma Credits: 65