Automotive Service TechnologyDIPLOMA, 65 CREDITS
How can you turn a love of cars into a rewarding career?
If the hum of a smooth running engine gets you revved up, read on. Imagine the feeling of accomplishment from being able to diagnose and repair automotive problems. Automotive Service Technology students will develop knowledge and skills in electronics, drive axle and drive train repair, engine and transmission diagnosis and repair, steering, suspension and brake systems, fuel systems, electronic engine control diagnosis and drivability. This hands-on program is designed to give students intensive training and experience in the diagnosis, repair and service of current, as well as, past vehicle models.
The ASE-master-certified teachers keep up with the latest technology changes and regularly receive advanced training from vehicle manufacturers and aftermarket suppliers. Small class sizes, plus an excellent shop, add to the ideal learning environment.
This program is NATEF (National Automotive Technician Educational Foundation) Accredited and has strong ties to the industry and their advisory committee.
Students enrolling in the Automotive program will be supplied tools at no cost to you. Once you are certain this career is for you, you should purchase your own equipment.Location: Albert Lea, Online Course(s)
Program Starts: Fall, Spring
Course Plan: Four Semesters
Faculty: Olle Gladso Jack Longress
For in-depth information including outcomes, program fees, course descriptions, and more please visit the Automotive Service Technology program page at riverland.edu.
Required Core Courses (63 credits)
General Studies Courses (6 credits)