Auto Body Technology

 

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Program Overview
This program offers the necessary laboratory and technical information to train students in all arears of the auto body field.
 
Objectives
  • Develop in each student safe, clean work habits, attitudes, and skills.
  • Provide an opportunity to learn by doing under conditions similar to those in an auto body shop.
  • Develop habits of good customer relations.
  • Train students in metalwork, painting, front-end alignment, framework, and other related activities. 
  • Develop knowledge of correct shop techniques and equipment usage.
Degrees & Certificates
Associate of Occupational Studies in Auto Body Technology - Body & Frame
Associate of Occupational Studies in Auto Body Technology - Paint & Refinish
Diploma in Auto Body Technology
Certificate in Auto Body Technology
 
Career Opportunities
The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that in 2014, the median pay for Automotive Body and Glass Repairers was $39,260 per year. Growth in jobs in Automotive Body and Glass Repair for the decade 2014-2024 was projected to be 9%, as fast as average. (bls.gov/ooh/installation-maintenance-and-repair/automotive-body-and-glass-repairers.htm)

Gainful Employment (GE) Program Disclosures
NOTE: applies only to diploma and certificates, not associate degrees

Regulations published in the Federal Register on October 29, 2010 require institutions to report certain information to students who enroll in Title IV-eligible education programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation. Those regulations also provide that institutions must disclose to prospective students certain information about the institution's GE programs. For more GE information regarding this program follow the links below.

View the Gainful Employment Program Disclosure for the certificate by visiting Auto Body Technology Certificate.

View the Gainful Employment Program Disclosure for the diploma by visiting Auto Body Technology Diploma.

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