Automotive System Technology
A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.
Students in the Ford Automotive Student Service Training (ASSET) or General Motors (GM) Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP) program options are required to be sponsored by a qualified dealership or repair facility prior to registration. Contact the program advisor or the Automotive Systems Technology Department Chair for additional information.
Academic requirements for the certificate programs are the same as those required for the degree programs. Both Ford and GM options require enrolled students to participate in cooperative experiences each semester. The cooperative experiences vary in length and take place at the sponsoring dealerships and/or automotive repair facilities. Certificates are also available within this curriculum.
The Automotive Systems, General Option program of study prepares individuals for employment in the automotive service industry as automotive technicians. Upon completion, students should be prepared for Automotive Service Excellence certification and ready for employment in the automotive industry. The program combines classroom and lab experiences through integration of academic course work with real hands-on training in a shop environment. Certificates are also available within this curriculum.
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Automotive System Technology, AAS - FORD OPTION | A60160-A1
Automotive Systems Technology, AAS - GM OPTION | A 60160-A2
Automotive Systems Technology, AAS - GENERAL OPTION | A60160 - A3
Automotive Systems Technology Diploma | A 60 16 0 D1
General Option, Certificate | A60160 C1
Ford Electrical, Certificate | A60160 C2
Ford Chassis, Certificate | A60160-C3
General Motors Electrical, Certificate | A60160 C4
General Motors Chassis, Certificate | A60160 C5
Automotive Systems Technology - Brakes Certificate | A 60 16 0 C7
Automotive Systems Technology - Undercar Certificate | A 60 16 0 C8