This curriculum prepares individuals for employment in the automotive repair industry or upgrades service and repair skills. The Automotive Technology Program (Global Option) covers a wide range of automotive makes and models, including a Chrysler affiliated opportunity. The Automotive Technology program provides students with state-of-the-art automotive service and repair techniques. Technical training is provided in the classroom and in the lab on CCBC vehicles.
All Automotive Technology programs at CCBC Catonsville are nationally accredited by ASE/NATEF (Master).
Type of Credential
Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)
Contacts and Additional Information
General Motors ASEP at CCBC Catonsville
Harold Babb, 443-840-4680 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Ford Motor Company ASSET at CCBC Catonsville
Tony Prescott, 443-840-4360 or email@example.com
Automotive Technology Global, including a Chrysler Affiliated Opportunity, and/or Automotive Certificate programs at CCBC Catonsville
Greg Weller, 443-840-4669 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The mission of the Automotive Technology Program at CCBC is to prepare students for successful employment or advancement as automotive technicians. The Automotive Program awards a certificate, and/or an Associate in Applied Science Degree. The Associate in Applied Science Degree can be achieved through any one of three pathways. Those pathways include a Global option which covers a wide range of automotive makes and models, including a Chrysler affiliated opportunity–Fiat/Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Career Automotive Opportunity (CAP Local), and two additional Manufacturer-Specific options including Ford and General Motors. The Automotive Technology program provides students with state-of-the-art automotive service and repair techniques. Technical training is provided in the classroom and in the lab on CCBC vehicles.
This curriculum prepares individuals for employment in the automotive repair industry or upgrades service and repair skills. Job opportunities include journeyman, garage, agency and line technicians. Competency in engine drivability diagnosis and electrical/electronic diagnosis and repair as well as general service in other systems will be developed.
Students who choose this curriculum and want to transfer to a four-year institution should check with the program coordinator and/or academic advisor. Courses may be taken in any sequence as long as prerequisites are met. However, please see the Program Coordinator for the preferred class sequence. Some courses may be offered in alternate semesters only.
Global options are available full-time weekdays and part-time weeknights and/or Friday/Saturday, with starts throughout the year.
The global automotive program at CCBC Catonsville is nationally accredited by ASE/NATEF (Master).