Explore electrical principles and their applications in automobiles as you earn your Automotive Electrical Certificate. Gain real-world experience through your automotive internship while applying the courses from your Automotive Electrical Certificate toward your Automotive Maintenance Technician Certificate or your Automotive Technology AAS.
Total Cost of Automotive Electrical Certificate
(in-district) Total Amount: $2,171.00
Credit Hours to Complete: 12
Weeks to Complete: 32
Our program was ranked among the top 20 automotive programs in the country by Tomorrow's Technician magazine!
Compare our costs to commercial Automotive Service Excellence Education Foundation programs and see for yourself what great value MCC is.
- Automotive Technology AAS
- Automotive Technology AAS, Management Option
- Automotive Maintenance Technician Certificate
- Automotive Chassis Certificate
|Additional Automotive Electrical Certificate Costs||$851.00||$851.00||$851.00||$851.00|
What job opportunities are available to someone with an Automotive Electrical 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 Automotive Electrical 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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- 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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