Automotive Undercar Certificate

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Automotive Undercar Certificate

Program Code: C60160CC / C60160HB

Our Automotive Systems Technology – Undercar program includes technical and academic coursework through classroom and lab experiences. Emphasis is placed on suspension and steering, brake systems, engine performance, and transport technology.

This is a certificate program and requires fewer credits and less time to complete than a degree or diploma program. Certificate programs can be taken alone but are often taken along with other Automotive programs.

The Automotive Systems Technology program also offers degree, diploma, and additional certificate options.

This certificate is also available to high school students through our Career & College Promise program.

Skills You’ll Learn

The Automotive Systems Technology program is focused on job-related skills in the following areas:

  • Following recognized automotive industry standards to demonstrate proficiency in troubleshooting and repairing automotive transmissions, drivetrains, transaxles, and axles
  • Demonstrating the use of automotive industry standards for engine repair and performance
  • Demonstrating an understanding of transportation technologies, including climate control, electrical and electronic systems, and emerging technologies
  • Diagnosing and repairing suspension/steering and brakes systems

Career Opportunities

There are many employment opportunities for Automotive Systems Technology graduates, including:

  • Area garages
  • Automotive dealerships
  • Brake shops and tire stores
  • Self-employment
  • Service manager, parts manager, or service writer
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Plan of Study

The recommended course sequence for this program and a complete list of related classes are available in the Academic Catalog. Click the button below to view a copy of this plan of study, which is also available as a PDF.

View Plan of Study(link is external)

Questions others are asking.

We offer several credentials that provide the flexibility you need. Most degree programs last two years and provide the most in-depth study of a particular subject. Diplomas and certificates take less time and are often taken in conjunction with other degree programs. Specialized training is also available for workforce development programs that are completed in less than a year.

Contact Information

Career & Technical Programs
Bosch Advanced Manufacturing Center
New Bern Campus

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