ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

This degree is designed to prepare students for an entry level position in the automotive repair industry. The student will be well equipped with the knowledge, skills and abilities in utilizing appropriate diagnostic equipment, documentation, tool usage, safety practices and troubleshooting principles on various automotive systems to succeed in the automotive field.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Class Description Credits
Communication
ENG 150 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 151 Freshman Compostion 3
SPH 153 Introduction to Speech 3
Total: 9
Information & Technology Literacy
ICT 150 Introduction to Computers 3
Total: 3
Critical Thinking
MAT 151 Intermediate Algebra 3
PHSCI 150/150L Physical Science 4
Total: 7
Global Awareness & Cultural Competence
Select one 3 credit course from the following options and HIS 162 for a total of six (6) credits
HIS 150 American History I 3
HIS 151 American History II 3
HIS 170 World Civilization I 3
HIS 171 World Civilization II 3
HIS 162 Pacific History
(required)
3
Total: 6
Personal Development & Responsibility
PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
OR
HEA 150 Introduction to Health Science 3
Total: 3
Total GER Credits: 28

Co-Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
AUTO 172 Automotive Engine Performance 6
AUTO 174 Automotive Braking System 6
AUTO 176 Automotive Steering and Suspension 6
AUTO 178 Automotive Electrical/Electronics 6
AUTO 280 Engine Diagnosis & Repair 6
AUTO 282 Transmission & Transaxles 6
Total Co-Foundational Requirement Credits: 36

Program Requirements

Class Description Credits
MAT 155 Vocational Technical Mathematics 3
Total Co-Foundational Requirement Credits: 3

Total Credits

Class Credits
General Education Requirements 28
Co-Foundational Requirements 36
Program Requirements 3
Total Credits: 67