Automotive Service and Technology (CER)

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information:

  1. This program will prepare students for the following occupations:
    1. SOC Code 49-2093 Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment
    2. SOC Code 49-2096 Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles
    3. SOC Code 49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
  2. Program Costs*:
    1. Tuition and Fees for the entire program = $5,150.
    2. Books and Supplies = $2,073.50 required / $5,116.40 recommended
      *These costs are totaled for the entire program including all 36 credit hours over 12 months.
  3. During the 2012-13 academic year, there were a total of 17 technical certificate graduates of this program and 4 completed the program on time in 12 months or less; the percentage of students completing this program on time is 23.53%.
  4. Within six months of graduation, survey results indicate 100% of AST graduates surveyed are employed, and 69.23% of AST graduates surveyed have jobs in their field of study.
  5. The median Federal Title IV loan debt incurred by students who complete this program is $5,174.
  6. The median private educational loan debt incurred by students who complete this program is $0.
  7. No institutional finance plans are available for this program.


(Latest information on wages and projections in career fields and specific jobs, according to the Department of Workforce Services.)