Students will apply their knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technological problems that require an application of principles and practical knowledge to demonstrate leadership skills and quality workmanship.
Fuel Your Drive for Automobiles
Students will apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of the discipline to automotive engineering technology activities. They will use critical thinking skills to evaluate problems, assimilate information, and implement solutions
Classes are hands-on and interactive, allowing students to gain practical experience as they learn to understand technology and develop
Graduates with a degree in Automotive Engineering Technology have a wide array of rewarding careers before them. Check out some of the top careers students get with this degree or explore more career options in I-Plan.
Highlighted Career Paths
An automotive test engineers helps develop the cars and trucks of the future. By building and testing new automobiles and their components, they work to make cars faster, safer, more efficient, and more reliable. People in these positions perform tests, analyze data, and thoroughly assess the performance of new automobiles or components. They often design and fabricate new parts, as well.
Service engineers help automotive manufacturers find better ways to design and repair the new vehicles that are already in production. They work with dealership technicians to help solve challenging problems with the cars and trucks they are diagnosing and repairing. They also identify trends and work with engineers to find solutions to problems with the vehicles so that they don’t keep reoccurring.
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Getting started in this degree
If you want to get a taste for Automotive Engineering Technology,
- ME 101 — Introduction to Engineering and Technology
- AUTO 125 — Introduction to Automotive Technology
For a full listing of all courses required for this degree, refer to the course catalog.