Kent Johnson, Department Chair
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This specialization includes 1,800 hours of practical and classroom training in general automotive repair geared to automotive dealership and independent garage practice. You will receive hands-on experience with all types of automobiles, including domestic, imported, gasoline, diesel, and alternative fuels with labs taught by experts in the field. All systems of the automobile are covered in the instruction including the latest gasoline fuel injection, electronic controls, emission controls, and automatic transmission overhaul.
Alfred State automotive service technician 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 – 62 percent are employed; 38 percent continued their education.
Applicants in the automotive service technician program must meet the following physical requirements:
Graduates may take Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams. Students are eligible for New York State inspection certification upon successful completion of their freshman year.
TYPICAL FOUR-SEMESTER PROGRAM
|AUTO||1109||Brakes, Steering & Susp Sys||9|
|AUTO||1135||Bsc Elctrn & Compnt Overhaul||5|
|AUTO||1169||Tune-Up Elec Controls & Diag||9|
|AUTO||1149||Inspec, Main, AC Htng & Clng||9|
|AUTO||4449||Drive Train Service||9|
|AUTO||3429||Adv Elctrn & Engine Perfmnc||9|
|AUTO||4439||Shop Management & Enhanced Sys||9|
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.