Earn your Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate as you expand on the skills you gained in your Automotive Maintenance Technician Certificate. Learn about automatic transmissions, stick shift transmissions, computers and sensors and advanced diagnostics. Gain real-world experience through your automotive internship while applying the courses from your Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate toward your Automotive Technology AAS.
Total Cost of Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate
(in-district) Total Amount: $8,004.00
Credit Hours to Complete: 45
Semesters to Complete: 4
What makes MCC's Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?
All automotive classes are taught by ASE Master Certified Technicians. Each MCC instructor has 20 to 30 years experience within the automotive industry.
In addition to the Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate, we offer:
- Automotive Technology AAS
- Automotive Technology AAS, Management Option
- Automotive Maintenance Technician Certificate
|Additional Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate Costs||$3,324.00||$3,324.00||$3,324.00||$3,324.00|
What job opportunities are available to someone with an Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate?
|Occupation and Occupational Profile Link||SOC Code|
|Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics||49-3023|
|Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment||49-2093|
|Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles||49-2096|
How will MCC's Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?
MCC receives an average of three calls per week from businesses as far away as Streamwood, Vernon Hills, Fox Lake and Barrington requesting graduates from MCC's automotive program.
By the Numbers:
- Salary range: $25,000 to $75,000
What have graduates gone on to do?
Outside of the Classroom
MCC's Automotive Technology program reported an all-time high of 11 student internships started since January, 2014.
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