Industry certification, Associate's degree, Community college certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
UACCM’s Automotive Service Technology program covers the operation, maintenance, and repair of the modern vehicle. Students will learn to troubleshoot issues accurately using high-tech diagnostic equipment on a diverse fleet of vehicles. Students will receive classroom instruction that complements the hands-on training assignments that are completed in the shop. Reading, basic math, and computer skills are essential to success since auto repair requires such precision. Major tools needed for this program are provided. Throughout the program, students have the ability to earn industry-recognized certifications from ASE, Ford, and others.
Formal training in the automotive service and repair field has become more important due to the multitude of advances in this evolving technology and changes in automotive system communication structures, an increasing number of electronic components, and building materials used in late model automobiles. UACCM’s Automotive Service Technology program is accredited through the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Education Foundation, which is the recognized standard used for measuring academic and hands-on learning achievements obtained by automotive repair technicians. Student have the opportunity to earn ASE Student Certifications in 8 different content areas: A1 – Engine Repair, A2 – Automatic Transmission/Transaxle, A3 – Manual Drive Train & Axles, A4 – Suspension & Steering, A5 – Brakes, A6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems, A7 – Heating & Air Conditioning, A8 – Engine Performance. In addition, students have the opportunity to earn the G1 – Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) certificate.
There are few courses that provide an opportunity to be taken online or in the evening hours and are primarily the general education portion of the degree. Courses within the program/department are not generally offered online or at night.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
5030 - West Central
Name of Credential
Associate Degree, ASE Certifications, Ford Certifications
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Automotive Service Excellence Education Foundation
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$4,590.00 Mandatory school fees and course specific fees
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost