Automotive Technology Program
Automotive Technology offers both an Associates of Science Degree majoring in Automotive Technology and an Associates Degree majoring in Advanced Repair and Diagnostics.
Check out the course descriptions to see what is taught, enabling students to be able
to demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowledge required for employment
in the automotive industry.
Automotive Career Tree
- Analyze, diagnose, repair, and maintain basic and advanced automotive systems.
- Work on foreign and domestic cars, trucks, and alternative fuel/hybrid vehicles in a high-tech precision industry.
Will I be able to get a job? Does the program provide job placement services?
The program does not provide formal job placement services however the Career Services office on campus can assist students (free of charge) with finding employment including resume writing/review, job searches, workshops, interview practice, etc.
Additionally we work closely with local industry to develop and offer internships. When we receive job announcements from industry, this information is passed along directly to all the students in the program.
Automotive Technicians are in demand.
• State of California Labor Market Supply and Demand Data
• US Bureau of Labor Statistics
• Salary Surfer