Automotive Technology


The Automotive Technology program provides trainees with a thorough understanding of the methods of servicing and repairing automotive vehicles.  There are several exit points for students who do not wish to complete the entire program. Completion of the Automotive Technician Apprentice certificate can be completed in approximately 16 months.  Completion of the entire program for the Master Automotive Technician diploma will require approximately 20 months.


This program is a NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Educational Foundation) accredited master-level program. The Automotive Technology program is also a part of A.S.E. (Automotive Service Excellence), a national organization that sets standards for automotive service and repair excellence.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,080.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,207.60

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Brake and Chassis Technician432Certificate
Automotive Technician Apprentice864Certificate
Automotive Service Technician1728Certificate
Automotive Technician2160Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
1685 Highway 64
PO Box 489
Whiteville, TN 38075

Job Duties

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 17,690

Current job openings per year: 1,680


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