Automotive Technology - Program Requirements and Courses

Automotive Technology Tool List

Automotive Tool Day is July 26th, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Tool Vendors that will be on hand for our students:

  • Snap-On Tools
  • MAC Tools
  • MATCO Tools
  • NAPA (Pine City)

Automotive Technology Certificate - 30 Credits

Course ID Course Name Credits
Required Technical Courses
ATMP 1207 Basic Electricity 3
ATMP 1209 Vehicle Service 3
ATMP 1219 Brakes 3
ATMP 1223 Engine Electrical & Accessories 6
ATMP 1230 Engines 6
ATMP 1265 Chassis 6
MATH 1251 Technical Math 3

Automotive Technology Diploma - 62 Credits

Course ID Course Name Credits
Required Technical Courses
ATMP 1222 Air Conditioning & Heating Systems 3
ATMP 1243 Drivetrain 3
ATMP 1248 Automatic Transmissions 6
ATMP 1255 Fuel Systems 6
ATMP 1261 Alternative Fuels 1
ATMP 1275 Wiring & Electrical Diagnosis 3
ATMP 1281 General Shop 4
COCP 1201 Microsoft Office Basics 2
PTCG 1225 Job Seeking 1
Required Technical Courses - select one of the following
ATMP 1212 Introduction to Auto 3
ATMP 1289 Scan Tools 1

AAS Degree in Automotive Technology - 72 Credits

Course ID Course Name Credits
Required MnTC General Education Courses - minimum of 1 course from each goal area 15
MnTC Goal Area 6 -
MnTC Goal Area 4 -
MnTC Goal Area 1 -
Required Technical Courses
ATMP 1207 Basic Electricity 3
ATMP 1209 Vehicle Service 3
ATMP 1219 Brakes 3
ATMP 1222 Air Conditioning & Heating Systems 3
ATMP 1223 Engine Electrical & Accessories 6
ATMP 1230 Engines 6
ATMP 1243 Drivetrain 3
ATMP 1248 Automatic Transmissions 6
ATMP 1255 Fuel Systems 6
ATMP 1261 Alternative Fuels 1
ATMP 1265 Chassis 6
ATMP 1275 Wiring & Electrical Diagnosis 3
ATMP 1281 General Shop 4
ATMP 1289 Scan Tools 1
PTCG 1225 Job Seeking 1