The Automotive Technology Diploma program at Atlanta Technical College is a sequence of courses designed to introduce and prepare students for careers in the automotive industry and the repair profession. These learning opportunities encourage students to develop foundations in academic, technical and professional skills required for job placement, retention, and advancement within the industry. The program emphasizes a curriculum in automotive mechanics theory and practical applications necessary for skillful employment. Program graduates receive an Auto Technology diploma that qualifies them as well rounded entry-level technicians. This program does not administer certification testing.
Minimum Program Length: 5 Semesters
Estimated Program Cost: $6,687 (without Purchase of Tools)
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Entrance RequirementsAdmissions Requirements
- Must be 16 years of age.
- Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply.
- Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math.
- Transfer of previous post secondary credits will be determined by the registrar.
Student Performance/Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.
At a Glance
Contact: Brian Ford, Instructor
This student success course is designed to transition, connect, and acclimate new students to Atlanta Technical College. The course creates an awareness of various campus resources and holistic skill sets necessary to achieve educational and career success. Through the nurturing of academic, personal, social, occupational, and technological talents, students develop the academic and professional skills necessary to be successful in college and the global community.