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Automotive Technology

 

Welcome to Automotive Technology!

Start your journey into the Department of Automotive Technology. Here you will find information on courses, student projects, our facility, scholarships and recreation. Then, take the ride of your life toward an exciting career. Look around and learn about your exiting new career and the awesome learning process!

Mission Statement

The mission of the UVU Automotive Program is to conduct an academic and applied learning training program which will provide qualified employees for entry level positions in all categories of the Auto Repair and Maintenance industry. These programs will afford the student the opportunity to attain a one, two, and/or four-year degree at the completion of their training. A close working relationship will be maintained with an Industrial Advisory Council, High School Auto, Collision, and Diesel programs, ATC programs, and other associated college programs.

The training provided will have an emphasis on basic skills and principles which will allow participants to adapt to new and ever changing technologies. Current and foreseeable technology will be utilized in presenting and practicing basic skills.

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Automotive Technology

Automotive technology involves much more than mechanical ability to replace parts. Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum for the individual who has ability and aptitude to become a skilled automotive technician. Read More

Collision Repair Technology

The collision repair industry offers a wide variety of career paths. Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum to prepare graduates for various paths in the Collision Repair industry.Read More

Diesel Mechanics Technology

The Diesel Mechanics industry offers a wide variety of career paths. Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum to prepare graduates for various paths in the Diesel Mechanics industry. Read More

Street Rod Emphasis

The collision repair industry offers a wide variety of career paths. Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum to prepare graduates for various paths in the Street Rod industry. Read More

Technology Management

The Technology Management program has a multi-disciplinary focus and is designed for students who want to add management skills to a chosen technology area. Read More