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Automotive: Undercar Specialist
Award type: Short-term Certificate
Skagit Valley College

Program Details
Program Overview for Automotive: Undercar Specialist
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Skagit Valley College
Program website
Program contact
Ron Schaffner
(360) 416-7612
Program description
The Automotive Technology program is nationally recognized by the Automotive Industry Planning Council (AIPC). The program was the winner of its first place Award for Excellence and recognized as the best college independent automotive program in the USA for 2003. This program is a competency-based program designed to prepare students for a career in automotive service. The 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 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
Tuition per credit
$113.04 (WA Resident)
Total program tuition
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
3 to 6 Months
Award type
Short-term Certificate
Clock hours
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: Skagit Transit

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