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Students enrolled in the Automotive Technology program will utilize industry standard tools and procedures for entry-level automotive servicing, diagnostics, and maintenance. The program offers a learning environment similar to what students should expect to encounter in the automotive servicing, diagnostics, and maintenance industries. Students will gain valuable hands-on experience servicing and practicing their skills on a large variety of vehicle makes and models – both foreign and domestic –while completing the program.

Cost Summary

$45 Adult college admission fee
$45 High School Cost (estimated) | View details
$3,323 Student tuition and fees **
$181 Estimated books and materials *
$18 Certificate Processing Fee
Paid upon program completion

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Automotive Technology

Classroom Hours

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8am - 11am

12pm - 3pm

6pm - 9pm

8am - 11am

12pm - 3pm

6pm - 9pm

8am - 11am

12pm - 3pm

6pm - 9pm

8am - 11am

12pm - 3pm

6pm - 9pm

8am - 11am

12pm - 3pm

 

Admission Requirements

This program is open to qualified high school and adult students. In addition, students must meet the following program requirements:

  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent (adult students only).
  • Complete the Davis Tech program admissions assessments as noted below
  • Hold a current, valid driver's license

Placement Assessment Requirements (Download/Print Assessment Requirements)
READING REQUIREMENTS
Accuplacer Next Generation Reading Score: 237 - 300
Alternate Documentation
MATH REQUIREMENTS
Accuplacer Next Generation Math (Arithmetic) Score: 236 - 300
Alternate Documentation
  • High school students do not need to complete placement assessments unless specifically required by the program
  • Placement testing is waived for students with a Davis Tech Certificate of Completion at an equivalent level or higher, or an associate’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college.

Certifications & Credentials

Davis Technical College Credentials
  • Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion

Available Licensing/Certifications
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A1 Engine Repair
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A3 Manual Drive Train & Axles
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A4 Suspension & Steering
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A5 Auto Brakes
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A7 Heating and Air Conditioning
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A8 Engine Performance
  • Mobile Air Conditioning Society Section 609

Utah State Board of Education CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
  • Introduction to Automotive

Transfer Options

The following academic agreements are available to students in the Automotive Technology program. In order to receive credit for course work included in these agreements, you must provide a transcript to the receiving institution.

Please be aware that some agreements require you to complete the entire program before they will transfer credit. Please contact your instructor at Davis Tech if you have questions.

This program is eligible to transfer credits towards an AAS degree to the following institutions:

  • Weber State University
  • Utah State University
  • Southern Utah University
  • Utah Valley University
  • Ensign Business College
  • Dixie State University
Weber State University

Program Faculty

John Riley
BS, ASE Master Automobile Technician, ASE Maintenance and Light Repair Technician from Weber State University

Jordan Snyder
Associates Degree from College of Southern Idaho

Tanner Harvey
AAS, ASE Master Certification from Weber State University

Brendan Cronin
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from Highland Highschool

George Young
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Henry Dominguez
Master's Degree from University of New Mexico

Hunter Barnes
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Mia Bevacqua
Bachelor's degree from Weber State University

Ross Larrabee
High School Diploma, Certificate from Salt Lake Trade Technical Institute

Scott Hatch
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from Clearfield Highschool

Taylor Gunn
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

*NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

**High School Students: High school students are exempt from student tuition and fees. While high school students are not required to purchase textbooks, they are required to purchase personal and consumable learning resources and materials.

Davis Technical College

Enrollment Steps

1

Complete college application and pay fee

2

Complete Placement Assessments
— if applicable —

3

Meet with Student Services for program instructions

4

Complete Orientation or Program Packet

5

Meet with Financial Aid Department (if appropriate)

6

Pay tuition and fees

7

Purchase textbooks and materials

8

Start classes