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Full Time Faculty - Program Director - Automotive Service
This program is part of the Applied Sciences and Technology Department.
These days, being an Auto Tech is all about having the necessary technical skill set.
The Automotive Service program at MCC prepares you for a career as an automotive technician or mechanic. You’ll learn how to diagnose, service, test, and repair complex, computer-controlled automotive electrical systems. Our program is designed to provide hands-on experience in a "live" working environment similar to the service industry. An emphasis is placed on developing good diagnostic skills. As a graduate of the program you’ll acquire essential entry-level skills and will be able to pass national ASE Certification Tests, making you a highly marketable job seeker.
The Right Pathway for You
MCC offers Certificates of Completion and Associate Degrees for this program. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of certificates or degrees is the fastest way to realize your dreams.
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Automatic Transmission and Transaxle||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Brake Systems||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Chassis||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Drive Train||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Electrical, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Electronic/Electrical Systems||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Engine Performance||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Engine Repair||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Engine Repair and Performance||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Service||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Automotive Steering and Suspension||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Basic Automotive Maintenance||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Brakes, Alignment, Suspension and Steering||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Engine Performance and Diagnosis||Pathway Map|
MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.
|Associate in Applied Science||AAS||Automotive Service||Pathway Map|
|Associate in Applied Science||AAS||Caterpillar Technician Training||Course List|
Successful completion of the Automotive Service program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
Automotive Master Mechanics
Automotive Specialty Technicians
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers for Motor Vehicles
Engine and Machine Assemblers
Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
Meet with an Advisor
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.
Advising for the Automotive Service program is available through the Applied Sciences and Technology department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.