Automotive Technician

Grades 11-12
The Automotive Technology program is a two year program designed for students who desire a career in the field of automotive service and repair. CTEC is an Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)/National Automotive Technology Education Foundation (NATEF) Certified Program. Using the ASE curriculum this program will provide a solid foundation for the graduate who plans to attend college with a major in Automotive Technology or enter the workforce.

This course focuses on Engine Performance, Brakes, Steering and Suspension, and Electrical Systems. Instruction consists of classroom instruction and shop participation.

Dual Credit
The Dual Credit Program, offered through Crowder College, allows high school students, while still attending the high school program at CTEC, the opportunity to enroll in and receive both high school and college credit during normal class hours. Participation in the dual credit program enables high school students to get a “head start” on their college career as well as prepare them for the challenges of college courses.

Requirements include:

  • Student has completed their sophomore year of high school and be 16 years of age
  • Has at least a 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
  • Be recommended for admission by a high school counselor
  • See other Student Requirements and Student Expectations on the Crowder College Web Site

This opportunity will cost the student $60 per credit hour to be paid while the student is enrolled in the high school course. The course work will appear on the student’s Crowder College Transcript once the high school course is finished.

Possible employers after college: O’Reilly, local car dealerships