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Automotive Technology
Award type: AAS
Skagit Valley College

Program Details
Program Overview for Automotive Technology
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Skagit Valley College
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Program contact
Ron Schaffner
(360) 416-7612
Program description
Automotive Technology is a competency-based program designed to prepare students for a career in automotive service. The Automotive Technology program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). Accreditation provides students with a curriculum, facility, and instructors that meet national standards. These standards assist graduates in acquiring good job placement in the automotive career of their choice. Rapid advancement of new technology has created a need for highly skilled automotive technicians. Employment opportunities exist in new car dealerships, independent repair shops, specialty shops and fleet agencies.
Financial Information
Approximately $1,800 per quarter
Tuition per credit
$113.04 (WA Resident)
Students pay a Student Technology Fee of $5.00 per credit ($40 maximum), a Student Self-Assessed Fee of $1.50 per credit ($15 maximum), a General Fee of $4.50 ($67.50 maximum) and a Technology Fee of $12.00 per credit.
Books and materials
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Supplies, tools, uniform
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Other costs
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Program Information
Length of training
2 Years (6 quarters - full-time)
Award type
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: Skagit Transit

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some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlinesome courses online
Entrance requirements
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided