2019-2020 College Catalog

Auto Electrical/Electronic System Technician TCC

Program Description (Major Code: AE41)

The certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to diagnose, service, and repair basic electrical/electronic automotive systems as an entry – level technician. Topics covered includes automotive shop safety, electrical theory and circuit diagnosis, automotive batteries, starting, and charging systems, instrumentation, lighting, and various vehicle accessories.

Admissions Requirements

  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
  • Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
  • Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the Office of Enrollment Services

Student Performance/Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.

Course Outline


Occupational Courses (9 Credits)

AUTT 1010Automotive Technology Intro


AUTT 1020Automotive Electrical Systems


Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 1 Credits

Estimated Program Cost: $1,954