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Automotive Technology Department

The Automotive Technology degree program curriculum provides the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to work in the field of automotive technology. Graduates earn an Associate in Applied Science in Automotive Technology degree. There are certificate programs in: Automotive Technology, Automotive Brake and Suspension, Engine Repair, Engine Performance and Transmission.

Upon completion of any program you will be able to seek employment at automotive dealerships and independent repair facilities as an automotive technician or specialist in the certificate areas. The programs are NATEF (National Automotive Technician Education Foundation) certified. NATEF is a division of ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) completion of the degree program fulfills half of the experience requirement needed for certification.

   • Automotive: General Motors/AC Delco Degree (Associate in Applied Science - C247C)
   • Automotive Service Department Management Degree (Associate in Applied Science - C247E)
   • Automotive Technology Degree (Associate in Applied Science - C247D)  

   • Automotive Brake and Suspension Certificate - C447B
   • Automotive Engine Performance Certificate - C447C
   • Automotive Engine Repair Certificate - C447D
   • Automotive Technology Certificate - C347C
   • Automotive Transmission Certificate - C447E

   • Automotive Technology Courses

National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) Certified

Curriculum/Plan of Study
C247C, C247E, C247D, C347C, C447B, C447C, C447D, C447E

Program Affiliations
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For Students
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Please contact James Gray, Automotive Coordinator, at 708-456-0300 Ext. 3454 or email for all program related questions.

James Gray
Automotive Coordinator
GM ASEP and AC Delco Coordinator
Tenured Faculty
Office: T-112
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3454

Michael DiGangi
Tenured Faculty
Office: T-118
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3456

William O'Connell
Tenured Faculty
Office: T-114
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3453

Stewart Sikora
Tenured Faculty
Office: T-111
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3279