2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges
Program: Auto Body Technology
Degree Plan: Auto Body Technology AAS
(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)
- Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: AAS.AUTO.BODY
This program introduces the student to all facets of auto body repair and painting. Emphasis is placed upon the development of the necessary skills and knowledge required to function successfully in this industry. The program of study includes technical aspects of metal behavior combined with correct repair and refinishing procedures.
|Structural Analysis and Damage Repair V
|Major Collision Repair and Panel Replacement
|Color Analysis and Paint Matching
|Collision Repair Shop Management
|Collision Repair Estimating
|Cooperative Education - Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician OR
|Internship - Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
|Auto Body Mechanical and Electrical Service
|Minimum Hours Required
+MATH Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Mathematics.
++Social/Behavioral Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavioral Science.
+++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four year institution of their choice.