Gainful Employment Automotive Technology Certificate

Gainful Employment – Automotive Technology Certificate


 Effective July 1, 2011, the Department of Education requires schools with Gainful Employment programs to disclose certain information about them. Information reported below is for the period between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012


Program Name         Automotive Technology Certificate



 Classification of Industry Program (CIP) 47.0604

Prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.



This program prepares students for the following occupations: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics. Details are available on the US Department of Labor’s website via the Standard Occupational classification (SOC) code links.  


 Jobs related to this program:                                   SOC Code: 49-3023

Automotive Technicians and Repairers; Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers; Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations.

Cost of Program

Costs are calculated for the entire program based on tuition and fees for the 2013-14 AY. Students may have additional living, transportation, or personal expenses that are not included in the costs below. For a breakdown of costs by semester, please see Estimated Costs prepared by the Department.  


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Program Completion

Normal time to Complete the Program: Thirty-two weeks.
Percent of Students completing program in Normal Time:  Eight.


Debt at Program Completion

Not Disclosed due to Privacy


Job Placement

Job placement data is not required for this program.