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Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

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The AAS degree program in Automotive Technology provides the necessary foundation and practical experience to pursue entry-level positions that meet the changing demands of the automotive industry. Entry-level positions may be found in automotive dealerships, automotive franchises, independent service repair shops, auto part stores, or through self-employment. Students will learn the technical skills essential to employment in the field of maintenance technology, auto body care, chassis, diesel, and power train, leading to employment in service, maintenance, and areas of technological specialty such as detailing, auto body paint and refinishing, as well as management occupations or self-employment.​

 

Details: Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

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Credit Hours (CH)

Credits

Program/Plan Number

0125

Funding Options

 

Courses

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Prerequisites

  CH

Program General Requirements

19 CH

Students should refer to the General Education Requirements for AAS degrees and speak to an advisor.  The A.A.S. model includes the State of Illinois Human Diversity requirement.​​​​

Select one of the following courses:

Mathematics (0045): 118 General Education Math......................................................4 CH OR

Mathematics (0045): 107 Math for Technicians...........................................................4 CH

Select one of the following courses:

Afro-American Studies (0117): 101 Intro to African-American Studies........................3 CH OR

History (0085): 141 History of World Civilization to 1500.............................................3 CH OR

History (0085): 215 History of Latin America................................................................3 CH

Program Core Requirements

38 CH
Track 1 or Track 2:

Track 1
Automotive Technology (105)
105 Fuel Management I (4)

205 Fuel Management II (4)
206 Fuel Management III (4)​

OR

Track 2
Automotive Technology (105)

106 Fuel Systems (5)
210 Performance & Drivability (5)


Track 1 or 2:


Track 1
Automotive Technology (105)

211
Auto Service Management (4)


OR

Track 2​

Automotive Technology (105)

212 Manual Drive Train & Axles (4)

Additional Requirements

  CH

Program Elective Requirements

9 CH

​Select one of the following:

Automotive Technology (0105): 207 Transmission, Transaxle & Driveline.........................3 CH OR

Automotive Technology (0105): 108 Work-Based Learning................................................3 CH

 

Area of Focus

  CH

Focus Electives

  CH

 

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Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

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