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Automotive Undercar Systems AAS

Automotive Undercar Systems

Associate of Applied Science

The National Automotive Technology Education Foundation (NATEF) certified Automotive Technology programs prepare students for a range of employment opportunities. Courses prepare students to test for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification and ASE master certification, entry-level and advanced-level employment, job enhancement for current positions, wage increase if already employed, and the possibility of supervisory/management positions. Some of the automotive technology programs transfer to four-year colleges and universities. To explore transfer opportunities, see a counselor.

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Required Classes*
CourseClassCredits
AUTO 112Shop Fundamentals2
AUTO 113Ethics & Employability Skills2
AUTO 120Introduction to Automotive Electrical4
AUTO 121Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems4
AUTO 130Automotive Brake Systems4
AUTO 134Automotive Alignment Service2
AUTO 135Steering and Suspension Systems4
AUTO 138Manual Transmission/Driveline Repair3
AUTO 139Manual Transmission/Driveline4
AUTO 142Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Repair4
AUTO 143Automatic Transmission/Transaxle4
AUTO 162Engine Overhaul4
AUTO 163Engine Mechanical Theory4
AUTO 230Auto Brake Electronic Systems2
AUTO 278Automotive Internship3
ENG 110College Writing I3-OR-
ENG 160College Writing and Research4
MATH 106Technical Mathematics4
WELD 120Introduction to Welding3
WPE 112Safety and First Aid2
Minimum Total Credits: 62

*It is essential to see a counselor regarding your program of study to verify course requirements.

To make an appointment, call 269.488.4100 (TTC) or 269.373.7800 (ACC).