Automotive Technology


The Automotive Technology program provides instruction in the latest, most comprehensive methods of diagnosis, services, and repair, of today's sophisticated automobiles. This program enables students to actually perform service jobs such as oil change and lube jobs to brake repair, overhaul of engines and transmissions, and diagnosis of electrical and computer systems with the latest diagnostic equipment.

The Automotive Technology program is Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certified, and with the training available in this program, a student can become ASE certified as well.

Students may specialize and be certified in one are of the program such as engine repair or climate control, or they can take the entire program and become certified in all areas. The CRT program is self paced and training can be individualized.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day, Night
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,095.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $3,165.00
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Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Manual Drive Train & Axles Technician200Certificate
Suspension & Steering Technician216Certificate
Brake Technician216Certificate
Heating & Air Conditioning Technician172Certificate
Engine Repair Technician216Certificate
Electrical & Electronic Systems Technician432Certificate
Engine Performance Technician432Certificate
Automotive Technician 2160Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
821 West Louise Ave
Morristown, TN 37813-2094

Job Duties

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 15,590

Current job openings per year: 520

Salary Range



First Trimester: 
Suspension and Steering
Worker Characteristics
Second Trimester: 
Engine Repair
Heating and Air Conditioning
Worker Characteristics
Third Trimester: 
Electrical/Electronic Systems
Worker Characteristics
Fourth Trimester: 
Engine Performance
Worker Characteristics
Fifth Trimester: 
Manual Drive Train and Axles
Automatic Transmission and Transaxle
Worker Characteristics

Books and Supplies Lists


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