About the Automotive Chassis Certificate

Learn about the latest technology associated with framework, suspension types, steering systems, automotive drum and disc style braking systems and more as you earn your Automotive Chassis Certificate. Prepare for a career in the automotive field through your automotive internship while applying the courses from your Automotive Chassis Certificate toward your Automotive Maintenance Certificate or your Automotive Technology AAS.

Total Cost of Automotive Chassis Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $2,638.00

Credit Hours to Complete: 12

Weeks to Complete: 32

Automotive Technician Certificate Requirements

Automotive Chassis Certificate Gainful Employment Disclosure Data

What makes MCC's Automotive Chassis Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

Our program was ranked among the top 20 automotive programs in the country by Tomorrow's Technician magazine!

We have three state-of-the-art automotive labs and small class sizes of 16 or less, so you get more personalized attention from your instructors.

In addition to the Automotive Chassis Certificate, we offer:

Total Automotive Chassis Certificate Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $1,320.00 $4,646.00 $5,639.00 $5,639.00
Additional Automotive Chassis Certificate Costs $1,318.00 $1,318.00 $1,318.00 $1,318.00
Program Total $2,638.00 $5,964.00 $6,957.00 $6,957.00


What job opportunities are available to someone with an Automotive Chassis Certificate?

Occupations that Automotive Chassis Certificate prepares you for
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 Automotive Chassis 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

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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Additional information:

  • For the safety of our students, all students must wear long pants (jeans), work boots and safety glasses to all classes.
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