Automotive Technology - AAS

Offered at: Big Sandy Community and Technical College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Jefferson Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 4706047019

Course Title Credits
General Education
Quantitative Reasoning3
Natural Sciences3
Social/Behavioral Sciences3
Heritage/Humanities3
Written Communication3
Subtotal15
Technical Core
Digital Literacy course or demonstrated competency0-3
ADX 120Basic Automotive Electricity3
ADX 150Engine Repair3
ADX 170Climate Control3
ADX 260Electrical Systems3
AUT 110Brake Systems3
AUT 130Manual Drive Train and Axles3
AUT 140Basic Fuel and Ignition Systems3
AUT 142Emission Systems3
AUT 160Suspension and Steering3
AUT 180Automatic Transmission/Transaxle3
AUT 240Computer Control Systems and Diagnosis3
Subtotal33-36
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal48-51
Students must complete one of the tracks listed below to complete the AAS requirements.

Automotive Parts/Service Writer Track

Offered at: Gateway Community and Technical College, Jefferson Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 470604702

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal48-51
ISX 100Industrial Safety3
TQX 1103
B&E 1001
ACT 101Fundamentals of Accounting I3
TEC 1003
or CMS 152
Total Credits61-64

Automotive Technician Track

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Big Sandy Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Jefferson Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 470604701

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal48-51
ADX 121Basic Automotive Electricity Lab2
ADX 151Engine Repair Lab2
ADX 171Climate Control Lab1
ADX 261Electrical Systems Lab2
AUT 111Brake Systems Lab2
AUT 131Manual Drive Train and Axles Lab2
AUT 141Basic Fuel and Ignition Systems Lab2
AUT 143Emission Systems Lab2
AUT 161Suspension and Steering Lab2
AUT 181Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Lab2
AUT 241Computer Control Systems and Diagnosis Lab2
Total Credits69-72