Collision Repair Technology (CER)

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information:

  1. This program will prepare students for the following occupations:
    1. SOC Code 13-1032 Insurance Appraisers, Auto Damage
    2. SOC Code 49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
    3. SOC Code 49-3022 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers
    4. SOC Code 51-9122 Painters, Transportation Equipment
  2. Program Costs*:
    1. Tuition and Fees for the entire program = $5,151.
    2. Books and Supplies = $688.50 required / $3,717.29 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 14 technical certificate graduates of this program and 7 completed the program on time in 12 months or less; the percentage of students completing this program on time is 50%.
  4. Within six months of graduation, survey results indicate 100% of CRT graduates surveyed are employed, and 77.77% of CRT 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 $11,047.
  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.


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