Degrees Offered - Engine Performance (Certificate) | TJC

Degrees Offered - Engine Performance (Certificate)

Record details

In keeping with the highly technical vehicles of today, TJC’s Engine Performance certificate program offers lab facilities with state-of-the-art equipment and ASE-certified instructors with real-world experience in the operations of various automotive dealerships.

Please see the department chair, a program professor, or an academic advisor for details on this program.

Catalog Year
Degree Type
Available Online
Available Hybrid
Degree Plan

Certificate of Proficiency

Fall Semester Credit Hours
AUMT 1305 Introduction to Automotive Technology 3
AUMT 1407 Automotive Electrical Systems 4
AUMT 1419 Automotive Engine Repair 4
Spring Semester Credit Hours
AUMT 2321 Automotive Electrical Diagnosis and Repair 3
AUMT 2417 Automotive Engine Performance Analysis I 4
AUMT 2434 Automotive Engine Performance Analysis II 4
Summer Credit Hours

AUMT 1345 Automotive Climate Control Systems

Total Semester Hours 25

†For Automotive Technology certificate programs:

NOTE: Applicants must meet the admission requirements for TJC and take the Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Test.  Bennett test scores will not be used to exclude a student from enrollment in the program.

NOTE: Department-specific courses must be taken in sequence and may have a prerequisite course. Exceptions must be approved in writing by the department chair.

All new students are required to attend automotive orientation.

All required major courses must be completed with a “C” or better.

Students are required to furnish their own tools. See the department chair, a program professor or an academic advisor for a required tool list.