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Student in automotive program

Automotive Mechanics

Certificate

Learn the basics of auto mechanics including engine diagnosis and repair, electrical fundamentals, steering and alignment, and brakes.

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

Location

Downtown Campus

Contact Information

Applied Technology Division
Dean: 520.206.7134
Auto Lab: 520.206.7190
Program Advisor: 520.206.7018
Information Sessions

Careers

Completing this program can lead to employment in a variety of different careers.  Here are some examples of occupations related to this program with associated Pima County-based annual median wages.  Some careers may require additional education or training. Source: EMSI

Occupation Annual Median Wage
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics $32,265

Academic Options

Continue your studies by taking additional courses toward the Automotive Technology AAS degree

Program Requirements 2020-2021

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
AUT 100 Small Engine Troubleshooting and Repair 3
AUT 101 Automotive Maintenance 3
AUT 105 Light Line Maintenance 3
AUT 120 Engine Diagnosis and Repair 3
AUT 128 Automotive Electrical Fundamentals and Applications 3
AUT 139 Automotive Steering and Alignment Systems 3
AUT 140 Automotive Brakes Diagnosis and Repair 3
Total 21

Program/Major Codes: CRTAUTOMECHS/AUM
Gainful Employment Disclosure

www.pima.edu/automechanic-cert

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