The associate degree program in Automotive Technology includes in-depth material relating to the various systems found on today’s vehicles, including electrical, fuel, ignition, power, and drivetrain. This program is designed to provide a thorough knowledge of the technical aspects of the automobile and to develop a certain amount of manual skill in servicing, testing, and diagnosing. The related courses provide a broad background qualifying the individual for employment in numerous fields allied to the automobile industry.
Laboratory classes provide students with actual experience to strengthen their understanding of the theory learned in classroom study. The laboratories are equipped with some of the latest equipment being used to service modern automobiles. Included in laboratories are representative types of engines, chassis, transmissions, rear axles, and considerable testing equipment being used today.
• Product Test Technician • Dynamometer Technician • Service Technician • Diagnostic Technician • Service Manager • Parts Manager
The Automotive Technology program is certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) and the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Board.
- Davenport University
- Eastern Michigan University
- Lawrence Technological University
- Siena Heights University
- University of Michigan - Dearborn
- Wayne State University
Required Core Courses
Required Support Courses
Students must also complete the specific degree requirements for the Associate in Applied Science Degree. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses may also be used to fulfill Associate in Applied Science Degree Requirements when applicable. Developmental courses (developmental courses are those numbered below 100) cannot be used to fulfill these requirements.
Students must also complete the General Education requirements of the College. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses for the, as well as courses used to fulfill requirements of the Associate in Applied Science degree, may also be used to fulfill General Education requirements when applicable.