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2016-2017 College Catalog 
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Technology (902) Certificate

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Purpose: In order to maintain new and changing automotive systems, the automotive technician needs current training. This certificate provides training for new mechanics and also serves the continuing education needs of the trained mechanic working in the field.

AdmissionRequirements: There Automotive courses in this program are offered at the Hampton campus in the daytime and evening.

Special notes: The automotive program is open entry/open exit allowing students to start in any semester.

For additional information about this program, call the automotive program head at 757/825-3859 or contact the Science, Engineering and Technology Division at (757) 825-2898 or

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.

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Semester Total Credits 13

Spring I

Semester Total Credits 14

Semester Total Credits 8

Semester Total Credits 13

Semester Total Credits 7

Semester Total Credits 3

Total Minimum Credits 58

1General Education electives must be selected from CST 126 , humanities, MTH 103 , social science, or HLT 106 . CST 126  is a substitution for CST 127 which was previously a requirement for this program.

Not all automotive courses are taught every semester, substitutions may be necessary.

Recommended courses to meet general education requirements are listed under General Program Information .

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