You’ll gain the technical expertise necessary to diagnose, repair and maintain today’s high-tech automotive systems.
What is Automotive Technology?
Automotive Technology provides students a comprehensive, advanced working knowledge of today s high-tech automotive systems, as well as vintage automobiles. Technicians go beyond simple car maintenance. Instruction in this program provides technical expertise on designing high-performance motors, operation of appropriate digital and manual machines and equipment, computer diagnostics, and understanding sophisticated integrated mechanical, hydraulic, electronic, and pneumatic vehicle systems. You will learn about engines, fuel delivery, on-board computers, manual and automatic transmissions, steering, suspension, and brakes, while also getting direct, hands-on practice and experience.
What are my degree, diploma, and certificate options
- Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Technician Certificate
- Automotive Air Conditioning Mechanic Certificate
- Automotive Electrician Certificate
- Brake Repairer Certificate
- Engine Repairer Certificate
- Front End Mechanic Certificate
- Manual Transmission/Drive Train Technician Certificate
- Tune-Up Mechanic Certificate
How Do I Pay For This?
Worry no more. With the lowest tuition in Kentucky, financial aid options, and a helping hand to guide you through the application process, WKCTC has you covered. WKCTC will help you reach your goals at a price that won't break the bank.
What Else Do I Need to Know?
Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Education Foundation
1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE
Leesburg, VA 20176
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in collaboration with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.