Automotive Technology

Program Level: Degrees, Certificates
Department: Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics
Institute: Advanced Manufacturing & Logistics
College: SPC

What is the Automotive Technology program?

The Automotive Technology program provides automotive technician training enriched in current technology and fundamental hands-on skills for individuals seeking an entry-level position or advanced position in the automotive career field. The Automotive Technology Program at St. Philip's College is nationally certified in eight content areas and maintains ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Master Certification status. This is the highest level of achievement. The program is accredited by the ASE Education Foundation.

Academic Catalog

Automotive Technology, A.A.S.
Automotive Technology - Option II Ford ASSET A.A.S.
General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP) A.A.S.
Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning Specialist Level 1 Certificate
Automotive Performance Specialist Level 1 Certificate
Automotive Specialized Tuning and Enhancement Program Enhanced Skills Certificate (OSA)
Automotive Technology Level 1 Certificate
Brake and Front End Specialist Level 1 Certificate
GM ASEP Level 1 Certificate

What will I learn?

Learn shop safety, fundamental hands-on skills and current technology.

What can I do with this course of study?

Automotive Service Technician, Automotive Service Shop Foreman, Automotive Service Manager, Automotive Parts and Service Director, Automotive Service Advisor, Automotive Parts Sales, Automotive Parts Manager

What's special about program?

Automotive (ASE) Master Certified Training Program (Re-accredited in 2018).

2017 Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 60x30TX Star Award Finalist.

 The program is accredited by the ASE Education Foundation.

Contact Information

Department Chair:
Shaun Smith, A.A.S., ASE Certified Master Automotive Technician
MLK Applied Science Building, 100J