The use of advanced technology in automobiles is creating new opportunities and job growth. The Associate in Applied Science Degree in Automotive Service Management Technology is NATEF Master Certified and an excellent choice for a rewarding career in automotive service and repair with opportunities in management or for starting your own business. Certificates in Automotive Service Technician and General Automotive Technician help you acquire skills in a shorter period of time prior to completion of your A.A.S. Degree.
Once You Complete the Program
Graduates seek hands-on positions in automotive service and repair, or venture into insurance appraisal to estimate repair costs and provide recommendations for service providers. Others continue their education in automotive engineering to develop new or improved designs for vehicles.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Automotive
For course descriptions, see the College Catalog.Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Gain management and technical skills that are in high-demand.
Technical (College Credit) Certificates
Earn valuable Technical (College Credit) Certificates at the same time you’re completing an A.S. Degree—get double the value and additional credentials by completing these blocks of courses.
Students enrolled in Career Training programs build increasingly sophisticated skills in 150-hour modules. Apprenticeship programs feature on-the-job training.