|Students who major in Automotive Technology acquire the knowledge and technical skills required by employers such as automotive manufacturers, dealerships, independent repair facilities, equipment manufacturers, and parts suppliers and distributors. Students also examine self-employment as a career option.|
The program provides students with extensive knowledge of basic mechanical systems as well as more sophisticated mechanical, electrical, and computer systems used in modern automobiles. It also provides knowledge and repair experience for domestic and most European and Asian vehicles.
Graduates of the program can anticipate ample opportunity for rewarding positions and personal growth in the automotive service industry. An average of 98% of graduates finds employment in the field or continues their education within six months of completing the program.