Automotive Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

About this program

在最先进的实验室中测试您的故障排除技能. Dive into real-life diagnostic situations. 使用最新的软件测试和解决车辆故障. Perform routine service and maintenance. Working alongside expert faculty, you’ll study brake systems, electrical processes, engine performance and repair, suspension, steering, and more. From fundamentals to advanced diagnostics, 学习如何让车辆在路上平稳行驶. And when you’re done, 你将拥有在汽车技术领域获得高要求职业所需的高级技能.

本专业毕业生可获得汽车技术管理理学学士学位, available online or on-campus他只需要再修四个学期的应用技术管理课程.

Next steps...

You're on your way to becoming a tomorrow maker.

2:1

Student-to-Project Ratio

95%

Overall Placement

7

Specialized Labs

Careers

  • Dealership service specialist
  • Assistant manager
  • Skilled jobs in automotive manufacturing
Courses

美高梅MGM娱乐美高梅棋牌娱乐相信你的教育经历应该超越专业技能. Real-world ready 意味着采取更广泛的方法来培养沟通技巧, inspires collaboration, and encourages exploration of arts, history, and science.

专业化需要深入的知识和高水平的熟练程度. Students learn and apply major-specific concepts, skills, and methods.

  • Introduction to Automotive Technology (AMT100)
  • Manual Transmission & Transaxle Principles (AMT111)
  • Brake Systems (AMT112)
  • Steering & Suspension (AMT113)
  • Automotive Electrical Fundamentals (AMT109)
  • Fundamentals of Automatic Transmissions (AMT119)
  • Engine Principles (AMT122)
  • Engine Electrical Systems (AMT127)
  • Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology (AMT267)
  • Engine Performance (AMT236)
  • Engine Repair (AMT266)
  • Vehicle Safety Inspection (AMT242)
  • Automotive Chassis & Wheel Service (AMT243)
  • Automotive Air Conditioning Systems & Service (AMT274)
  • Electrical/Electronic Accessory Service (AMT276)

透视图是观点,提供了多种理解、交互和分析的方式 influencing the world. 学生识别、解释和利用美高梅棋牌娱乐和教师使用的方法 研究、分析或理解问题并提供解决方案的专业人士.

  • Core Arts Perspective (ARP) or
  • Core Applied Arts Perspective (AAP) or
  • Core Historical Perspective (HIP) or
  • Core Global & Cultural Diversity Perspective (CDP) or
  • Core Social Science Perspective (SSP)
  • Physics Survey (PHS103)

基础是实践、智力和社交技能; communication, 协作,批判性和伦理思维,定量思维和技术素养 这对每个学生在每个教育阶段和每个人生阶段都是至关重要的.

  • Technical Algebra & Trigonometry I (MTH123)
  • Information, Technology & Society (CSC124)
  • English Composition I (ENL111)
  • Technical & Professional Communication (ENL201)
Your Path

Automotive Degrees

Interested in a career in automotive? Explore the possibilities with students Shawn and Mark. In this video, they’ll  show off the labs, explain the various degree options, 谈谈从证书到副学士再到学士的轻松程度.

Modern Fully-Equipped Labs
Facilities

Modern Fully-Equipped Labs

在使用行业标准设备的专业实验室获得实践经验, just like you’ll see in the real world.

Specialized Equipment

46

Vehicle Lifts

Specialized Equipment

9

Tire Mounting Machines

Specialized Equipment

8

Tire Balancing Machines

Specialized Equipment

7

Wheel Alignment Systems

Specialized Equipment

1

Chassis Dynamometer

Specialized Equipment

Maker Profiles
Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

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Industry Partners

Work with experts to become an expert

美高梅MGM娱乐强大的合作伙伴关系影响着你的每一步——从你在教室和实验室的第一天起, to career placement (oftentimes before graduation) and beyond.

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Honda PACT logo
Student Life

Lead and put your skills to the test

Penn College Motorsports Association

Penn College Motorsports Association

俱乐部的活动为会员提供独家接触赛车产业的机会,包括参观表演商店和参加赛道日来测试他们的驾驶能力, autocross, and other driver skill events

Student Organizations at Penn College

Student Organizations at Penn College

Your college experience is about more than the classroom. Join one of 65+ clubs and organizations, or create your own.

Penn College News
05.07.2024

'The Road to Automotive'

《美高梅MGM娱乐》播客进入第20期,由克里斯·霍利主持的“汽车之路”, assistant professor of automotive at Penn College. 克里斯开始了他的汽车之路,在西尔斯百货公司卖轮胎(同时参加了计算机科学课程), following his father’s occupation). 然而,漫长而曲折的汽车兴奋之路在召唤着他. 一定要享受这段迷人的、真实的对话.

04.25.2024

Auto Fest attracts influencers, alumni, opportunities

Two automotive influencers, 最近,四名校友和众多汽车经销商和车辆来到了校园, 迎接美高梅棋牌娱乐的是美丽的春日天气和兴奋的汽车学生和教师. “汽车节”在美高梅MGM娱乐汤普森专业发展中心及其周边地区举行.

04.24.2024

Automotive student recognized by Piston Foundation

Penn College automotive technology student Zachary A. Wiernusz is featured on the Piston Foundation's blog. 一个独立的公共慈善机构,帮助年轻的汽车爱好者获得教育和培训,开始作为老爷车技师的职业生涯, the foundation awarded Wiernusz a Piston Scholarship.

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Study Abroad

Gain global experience

See the world via Williamsport. 把你的教育带到国外,获得在全球范围内了解你的行业的实践经验.

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Student Experience

The community as their classroom

Automotive students, faculty compete in ‘Green Grand Prix’

Automotive students, faculty compete in ‘Green Grand Prix’

美高梅MGM娱乐汽车运动协会的成员参加了第15届年度丰田绿色大奖赛, 在纽约著名的沃特金斯格伦国际赛马场举办赛季开幕周末的同时,促进可持续交通技术的创新.

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More Information

全国汽车技师教育基金会(NATEF)认可的汽车维修技术硕士.

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You are required to have a uniform for lab classes. It is recommended that you purchase three uniforms.

Uniforms and tools are available for purchase through The College Store.

替代学分是指通过完成传统大学课程以外的其他方式获得的学分, including: credit by exam, articulation, proof of competency gained in high school, work/life experience, and advanced placement.

Visit the Alternative Credit Options 页面的要求和程序,并通过大学先修学分的信息.

  • Mr. Joey A Fleck, Competency Based Teacher Education Coordinator, The Penn State University
  • Dr. C. William Garner, Retired, Professor Emeritus, Rutgers University
  • Mr. Patrick McCormick, Retired, Ford Motor Company
  • Mr. Anthony J Piccari, '08, Aftersales Department, Ferrari North America, Inc.
  • Mr. David K Plessinger, Owner, Economy Auto Parts
  • Mr. Carlo Santora, '08, '09, Technical Manager, Eastern US, Maserati North America
  • Dr. Mark D Threeton, Assistant Professor, Workforce Education, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Career Fair Connections

    Career Fair Connections

    Penn College graduates are in high demand. Employer participation at the Career Fair is proof. Attracting 400+ organizations, 这个受欢迎的活动每年举办两次,向学生介绍各种类型的企业,从初创公司到财富500强公司. 

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