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AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 

Associate in Science Degree and Certificates of Achievement and Accomplishment

The automotive technology program prepares students for employment in the field and provides upgrade opportunities for currently employed personnel. By completing the degree or certificate requirements, the student will gain proficiency in safety practices, automotive service, testing, troubleshooting, brakes, suspension, wheel alignment, engine tune-up, electrical systems, fuel systems (carburetion and fuel injection), emission systems, transmissions, drive trains, engine repair, engine rebuilding, automotive machining, or air conditioning. Competencies will be assessed regularly in accordance with Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. A student completing degree or certificate requirements may expect to enter industry as a technician in automotive service, repair, tune-up, smog certification, or automotive air conditioning.

Estimated Average Earnings: $11.96 - $21.56 per hour

Estimated income from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2008-2009, http://stats.bls.gov/oco

Contact Information: 

Harry Stockwell
(310) 660-3593 x3303
hstockwell@elcamino.edu

John Lewis
(310) 660-3593 x3303
jlewis@elcamino.edu

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Brakes & Suspension Technician

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Technician I 

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Technician II

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Auto Brakes/Suspension Trans/Drive TrainTechnician

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Engine Rebuilding/Repair Technician

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Transmission & Drive Train Technician

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Air Conditioning Technician

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 - Automotive Tune-Up Technician

 Last Published 2/3/14