School of Business & Technology

Automotive Technology

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.

Faculty  
James Gray
Department Coordinator, AUT, TENURED
GM ASEP and AC Delco Coordinator
T-112
708-456-0300, Ext. 3454
jgray1@triton.edu

Michael DiGangi
FACULTY, AUT, TENURED
T-118
708-456-0300, Ext. 3456
mdigangi@triton.edu

William O'Connell
FACULTY, AUT, TENURED
T-114
708-456-0300, Ext. 3453
woconnel@triton.edu

Stewart Sikora
FACULTY, AUT, TENURED
T-111
708-456-0300, Ext. 3279
 ssikora@triton.edu  

 

Degree and Certificates

Degrees
 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)
Certificates
 Automotive Brake and Suspension Certificate - C447B
 Automotive Engine Performance Certificate - C447C
 Automotive Engine Repair Certificate - C447D
 Automotive Technology Certificate - C347C
 Automotive Transmission Certificate - C447E
Courses
 Automotive Technology Courses
Accreditation   National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) certified
Curriculum/Plan of Study   C247C, C247E, C247D, C347C, C447B, C447C, C447D, C447E
Program Affiliations  

 

For Students  

Please contact James Gray Automotive Coordinator at 708-456-0300 Ex. 3454 or email jgray1@triton.edu for all program related questions.

FAQ  

Please contact James Gray Automotive Coordinator at 708-456-0300 Ex. 3454 or email jgray1@triton.edu for all program related questions.