Automotive Technology

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36 Hrs of community college credit available.

Students are introduced to automotive power plants and steering suspension systems including theory, construction, and diagnosis and much more in this 2 year program. Diagnosis will be aided by student operation of the computerized diagnostic center. Much emphasis is placed on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification. Principles of brake, automotive electrical, engine performance, and air conditioning systems are stressed. In-depth book work along with theory and shop work is expected. Much emphasis is placed on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification.
Interview Required
Current, valid Driver License Required

*Students who complete both years of the Automotive Technology program may earn up to twelve (12) hours of advanced standing credit from Lincoln College of Technology (formerly Nashville Auto Diesel College in Nashville, TN).

How to Apply

  1. Schedule to take the WorkKeys with the CTC assessment office and obtain required scores:

    •  Graphic Literacy-4

    •  Applied Math-4

    •  Workplace Documentation-5

  2. Complete an application & make deposit ($100)

  3. Provide proof of HS graduation (or GED)

  4.  Submit background check

Class Schedule

August - May (Follows the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar)

Monday - Friday
Morning block schedule is 8:25 - 10:50
Afternoon block schedule is 12:00 - 2:40

 For More information call 573.334.0826 and speak to one of our advisors.