TJC’s Chassis and Drive Train certificate program provides you with up-to-date specialty training in many high-performance applications of diesel and automotive upgrades.
You will receive hands-on repair and diagnosis of modern hi-tech diesel and gasoline powered vehicles with an emphasis on performance. Please see an academic advisor, program professor, or the department chair for details on this program.
- Catalog Year
- Degree Type
- Available Online
- Available Hybrid
- Degree Plan
Recommended Course Sequence:
Prerequisite Credit Hours AUMT 1305 Introduction to Automotive Technology 3 AUMT 1407 Automotive Electrical Systems 4 First Semester Credit Hours AUMT 1310 Automotive Brake Systems 3 AUMT 1257 Automotive Brake Systems Theory 2 AUMT 1416 Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems 4 Second Semester Credit Hours AUMT 2413 Automotive Drive Train and Axles 4 AUMT 2425 Automotive Automatic Transmission and Transaxle 4 Total Semester Hours 24
†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 an academic advisor, program professor, or the department chair for a required tool list.)
- Gainful Employment Report