Program Description: The Automotive Technology program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the automotive service and repair profession. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of automotive technology theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Automotive Technology diploma which qualifies them as automotive technicians. High school graduation or GED is required for admission to this program.
Employment Opportunities: The need for qualified automobile and truck technicians increases with each auto model year. Matchless opportunities exist for trained technicians with automobile dealers, independent garages, automobile and truck fleet owners, governmental transportation agencies, and similar businesses.