Eric Wilmot, Department Chair and Program Coordinator
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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, panel replacement, and frame straightening.
Students who believe they need a reasonable accommodation to properly participate in this program may contact Melanie Ryan in the Office of Accessibility Services. This office may be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 607-587-4506. Please keep in mind that some accommodations may take time to implement, so students seeking accommodations are encouraged to contact OAS as early as possible.
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 – 83 percent are employed; 17 percent continued their education.
A list of required tools, equipment, PPE, etc. for all of the programs mentioned above can be found at http://www.alfredstate.edu/tool-lists.
A tier 1 laptop computer is required for students entering this degree program. Laptop specifications are available at www.alfredstate.edu/required-laptops.
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 to take the 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|
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.