Kent Johnson, Department Chair
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
This specialization will prepare you with 1,800 hours of practical experience and classroom training applicable to the dynamic autobody repair field. Your laboratory experience will range from spot repair, total wreck repair, and specialized paint jobs to estimating, rust repair, and frame straightening.
Alfred State autobody repair graduates may enter directly into the technology management BBA degree program. Graduates who have credit for freshman composition, statistics, literature, history, and speech may complete the BBA program in two additional years; others may complete the BBA program in two-and-one-half years.
Employment and continuing education rate of 100 percent – 89 percent are employed; 11 percent continued their education.
Applicants in the autobody repair program must meet the following physical requirements:
Graduates may take Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams. Graduates are also eligible for New York State inspection certification. Students may take the ASE exam for certification in refrigerant recycling and recovery during their senior year.
TYPICAL FOUR-SEMESTER PROGRAM
|AUTO||1313||Wrecker Operation & Estimating||3|
|AUTO||2309||Brakes, Susp & Structrl Anlys||9|
|AUTO||1344||Recondtnng & Mechancl Componts||4|
|AUTO||3819||Auto Body Skls/Computrzed Est||9|
|AUTO||3809||Inspec, Gen Alignment & AC||9|
|AUTO||4639||Major Collision Repair||9|
Students successfully completing autobody repair may wish to remain at Alfred in the automotive service technician, or motorsports programs another one-and-one-half years to receive a second degree upon successful completion of course. This requires department chair’s approval.
A student must successfully complete all courses in the prescribed four-semester program and earn a minimum cumulative index of 2.0, which is equivalent to a “C” average.