Associate in Applied Science in Automotive Service Management Technology

In the Automotive Service Technology Program students receive a thorough foundation in all aspects of automotive services and maintenance. IRSC’s program is certified in all eight categories by the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), and provides essential training in both the theory and service of today’s automotive systems and components.

Degree Requirements

General Education - Humanities/Fine Arts

ENC 1101English Composition I (P)

3 credits

General Education - Natural Science/Mathematics

See Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science Degree Courses Required for Graduation (Recommend PHY 1020)3 credits

General Education - Social/Behavioral Science

See Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science Degree Courses Required for Graduation (Recommend PSY 2012)3 credits

General Education - Humanities/Fine Arts or Natural Science/Mathematics or Social/Behavioral Science

See Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science Degree Courses Required for Graduation (Recommend SPC 1300)6 credits

Major Field Required Courses - 46 credits

AER 1081CIntroduction to Automotive Technology (O)

3 credits

AER 1198Engine Overhaul, Repair and Testing (O)

4 credits

AER 1498Suspension, Steering, and Alignment (O)

4 credits

AER 1598Automotive Brake Systems (O)

4 credits

AER 1694CIntroduction to Automotive Electrical Systems (O)

3 credits

AER 2298Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles (O)

4 credits

AER 2398Manual Drive Train and Axles (O)

4 credits

AER 2895CAdvanced Engine Performance (O)

4 credits

AER 2898CEngine Performance (O)

4 credits

AER 2695CAdvanced Automotive Electric Systems (O)

4 credits

AER 2758Automotive Air Conditioning and Heating (O)

4 credits

DIM 1001Introduction to Diesel Engines (O)

4 credits

Major Field Electives - Select 7 credits

AER 1020COrientation to Vehicle Maintenance (O)

1 - 3 credits

AER 1810Automotive Work Experience (O)

1 - 4 credits

AER 1937Special Topics in Automotive (O)

0.5 - 4 credits

ARR 1002Auto Body I (O)

3 credits

CGS 1060College Computing (P)

3 credits

CGS 1100Introduction to Computer Applications for Business (P)

3 credits

EGS 1110Engineering Graphics (P)

3 credits

GEB 1011Introduction to Business

3 credits

MNA 2100Interpersonal Relations in Business

3 credits

PMT 1128Combination Welding I (O)

4 credits

SBM 1000Entrepreneurship (P)

3 credits