Automotive Technology AAS Degree Courses

Program Details
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 Self-Service > Student Planning to view your specific program requirements, your progress, and ensure proper registration. See Registering for Credit Classes for registration information and instructions.

Courses and costs are subject to change. See what's included in the cost calculation.

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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
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 19
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,370.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $380.00

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
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,050.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $60.00

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
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,150.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $160.00

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
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,040.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $50.00

Math Electives
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts O E 3 $630.00
MAT-121 College Algebra 4 $840.00
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

Cost Calculation

Calculations are based on 2022–2023 resident tuition and fees and course fees.

  • Course Cost Calculation: $210 × course credits + course fee (if applicable).

  • Total Tuition + Course Fees Calculation: Sum of tuition and course fees for all courses for the term.

    • If more than one course can be taken to fulfill the requirement, the first course listed is used in the total tuition and fees calculation.
  • Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: Remaining course fees after tuition has been subtracted.

Additional costs not included in the cost calculations:

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisor

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-4014 ext.1062
Email Natasha Ceaser
Schedule an appointment Natasha Ceaser

Faculty Advisors

Last Names A – M

Gerrot Jacobson
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1759
Email Gerrot Jacobson

Last Names N – Z

Brian Thomas
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1325
Email Brian Thomas

Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-4009
Email Connie Smith

Dean

Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
Email Dave Grunklee

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