Automotive Systems Technology Certificate I

The Automotive Systems Technology curriculum prepares individuals for employment as Automotive Service Technicians. It provides an introduction to automotive careers and increases student awareness of the challenges associated with this fast and ever-changing field. Classroom and lab experiences integrate technical and academic coursework. Upon completion of this curriculum, students should be prepared to take the ASE exam and be ready for full-time employment in dealerships and repair shops in the automotive service industry.


* Requires benchmark/placement testing
Course Prefix/Num Course Title  
Core Courses
TRN-110 Intro to Transport Tech 2 SHC
TRN-120 Basic Transp Electricity 5 SHC
Total SHC for Core Courses: 7 SHC
Other Major Courses
AUT-116 Engine Repair 3 SHC
AUT-116A Engine Repair Lab 1 SHC
WBL-110 World of Work 1 SHC
Total SHC for Other Major Courses: 5 SHC
Total SHC for Program 12 SHC


Estimated Costs:

Textbooks: $300
Consumable Supplies: $48 per semester
Tools/Instruments: $320 or more depending on the quality and source, please see your advisor for details