The Truman College Automotive Technology Program aspires to be pioneers and the preeminent training ground linking the diverse students of Chicago to the national and global automotive industry and markets. We also aspire to develop global and environmentally aware and responsible professionals in the Automotive field.
Program Mission Statement
As a National Automotive Technicians Educations Foundation (NATEF) certified comprehensive Automotive Technology program at Truman College with a diverse student population in Chicago, our primary propose is to provide students with the necessary educational foundation and practical experiences to pursue an entry-level career within the automotive industry.
We fulfill this mission by:
- Implementing, enforcing and upholding National Automotive Technicians Education (NATEF) standards
- Providing innovative educational program options for students seeking certificate, degree and /or four year institution transfer credits to enter the workforce or pursue continued higher education
- Supporting student-centered learning experiences and diversity in the classroom through accessibility, growth and development, retention, and graduation