Automotive Technology AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Credits: 76
Program Start: Fall

2022–2023 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2022. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Term 1
AUT-106 Introduction to Automotive Technology 4WK1 2 $520.00
AUT-109 Introduction to Automotive Technology II 4WK1 2 $420.00
AUT-504 Automotive Brake Systems 4WK3 4 $840.00
AUT-537 Automotive Advanced Brake Systems 4WK4 4 $840.00
AUT-643 Auto Starting, Charging, and Electrical 4WK2 4 $1120.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $630.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $630.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $840.00
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 19

Term 2
AUT-307 Automotive Manual Transmissions and Transaxles 4WK2 4 $870.00
AUT-404 Automotive Suspension and Steering 4WK1 4 $850.00
AUT-704 Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning 4WK4 4 $860.00
AUT-842 Automotive Computerized Engine Controls 4WK3 4 $840.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $630.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3 $630.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3 $630.00
Total Credits 19

Term 3
AUT-164 Automotive Engine Repair 4WK1 4 $950.00
AUT-204 Automotive Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 4WK4 4 $840.00
AUT-610 Automotive Electrical I 4WK3 4 $840.00
AUT-631 Automotive Electronics 4WK2 4 $890.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $630.00
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $630.00
Total Credits 19

Term 4
AUT-315 Automotive Differentials and 4-Wheel Drive 4WK4 4 $840.00
AUT-827 Automotive Ignition Systems 4WK3 4 $840.00
AUT-834 Automotive Fuel Systems 4WK2 4 $890.00
AUT-886 Comprehensive Application 4WK1 4 $840.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $630.00
Total Credits 19

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $840.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $630.00
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $630.00
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $840.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $840.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $840.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2022–2023 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisor

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisors

Gerrot Jacobson
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1759
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Brian Thomas
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1325
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Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
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Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
Email Dave Grunklee

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