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Collision Repair Technology - Street Rod Emphasis, Diploma

Requirements

One-Year Certificate, a Diploma, the Associate in Applied Science Degree, and the Bachelor of Science in Technology Management Degree. See graduation requirements in the catalog for more information.

Total Program Credits: 56

Discipline Core Requirements: 32 Credits
Complete the following:  
  AUT 1260   Tech Math for Mechanics 3
  MGMT 2200   Business Communication 3
  Any approved Behavioral Science, Social, or Political Science Distribution Course  2
  AUT 1160   Automotive Electrical Systems 2
  AUT 116L   Automotive Electrical Systems Lab 1
  AUT 2240   Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Theory 2
  AUT 224L   Automotive HVAC Lab 1
  CRT 1110   Surface Preparation 2
  CRT 111L   Surface Preparation Lab 1
  CRT 1120   Nonstructural Repair 2
  CRT 112L   Nonstructural Repair Lab 1
  CRT 1130   Overall Refinishing and Problem Solving 2
  CRT 113L   Overall Refinishing and Problem Solving Lab 1
  CRT 1140   Panel Replacement and Adjustment 2
  CRT 114L   Panel Replacement and Adjustment Lab 1
  CRT 1210   Blending Tinting and Detailing 2
  CRT 121L   Blending Tinting and Detailing Lab 1
  CRT 1230   Welding and Cutting 2
  CRT 123L   Welding and Cutting Lab 1
  CRT 281R   Cooperative Work Experience  (1.0)  
  CRT 285R   Cooperative Correlated Class  (1.0)  
  CRT 299R   VICA  (1.0)  
 Emphasis Requirements: 24 Credits
  CRT  2510   Custom Welding 2
  CRT  251L   Custom Welding Lab 1
  CRT  2520   Customizing 2
  CRT  252L   Customizing Lab 1
  CRT  2530   Panel Fabrication 2
  CRT  253L   Panel Fabrication Lab 1
  CRT  2610   Top Chopping Sectioning and Channeling 2
  CRT  261L   Top Chopping Sectioning and Channeling Lab 1
  CRT  2620   Frames 2
  CRT  262L   Frames Lab 1
  CRT  2630   Detailing and Custom Painting 2
  CRT  263L   Detailing and Custom Painting Lab 1
  CRT  2640   Panel Fabrication of Aluminum 2
  CRT  264L   Panel Fabrication of Aluminum Lab 1
  CRT  2650   Automotive Interior Design 2
  CRT  265L   Automotive Interior Design Lab 1

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above. (Departments may require a higher GPA.)

NOTE: *Cooperative Education courses may be used in place of some of the laboratory or shop classes for completion of diploma requirements. Approval of the program coordinator must be secured before class enrollment.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is intended to be a guide. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
CRT1110 Surface Prep 2
CRT111L Surface Prep Lab 1
CRT1120 Nonstructural Repair 2
CRT112L Nonstructural Repair Lab 1
CRT1230 Welding and Cutting 2
CRT123L Welding and Cutting Lab 1
CRT1140 Panel Replacement 2
CRT114L Panel Replacement Lab 1
AUT1260 or MAT1010 Qunatitative Literacy 3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
CRT1210 Blending and Tinting 2
CRT121L Blending and Tinting Lab 1
CRT1130 Overall Refinishing 2
CRT113L Overall Refinishing Lab 1
AUT1160 Automotive Electrical 2
AUT116L Automotive Electrical Lab 1
AUT2240 Automotive HVAC 2
AUT224L Automotive HVAC Lab 1
MGMT2200 or ENGL1010 English 3
Social Science   2
  Semester total: 17
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
CRT2510 Custom Welding 2
CRT251L Custom Welding Lab 1
CRT2520 Customizing 2
CRT252L Customizing Lab 1
CRT2530 Panel Fabrication 2
CRT253L Panel Fabrication Lab 1
CRT2640 Panel Fabrication of Aluminum  2
CRT264L Panel Fabrication of Aluminum Lab 1
  Semester total: 12
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
CRT2610 Top Chopping 2
CRT261L Top Chopping Lab 1
CRT2620 Frames 2
CRT262L Frames Lab 1
CRT2630 Detailing and Custom Paint 2
CRT263L Detailing and Custom Paint Lab 1
CRT2650 Automotive Intererior 2
CRT265L Automotive Intererior Lab 1
  Semester total: 12
  Degree total: 56

Department

Name:

Automotive Technology

Location:

SA 325

Telephone:

801-863-8349

Email:

daviska@uvu.edu

Web Address:

uvu.edu/auto

Chair:

Vern Hiatt

 
 

Mission Statement

The mission of the UVU Automotive Department is to conduct academic and applied teaching. The training programs provide qualified employees for entry level positions in all categories of the Automotive, Collision / Refinish, and Diesel repair technology industries. These programs will afford students the opportunity to attain a one, two, and/or four-year degree at the completion of their training. 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 performance skills.

 
 

College of Technology & Computing

  • Administrative Support: Katreena Davis
  • Office: SA 325
  • Telephone: 801-863-8349
  • Email:  daviska@uvu.edu

  • Advisor:
    Carrie Peterson
  • Office: CS 635
  • Telephone: 801-863-7454
  • Email:  petersca@uvu.edu

  • Dean:
    Michael Savoie
  • Office: CS 720
  • Telephone: 801-863-8321
 
 

Automotive Technology

  • Program Coordinator: Todd Low
  • Office: SA 321a
  • Telephone: 801-863-6434 or 801-863-8349
  • Email:  lowto@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Dave Johnson, DJ Auto; Mel Fergerson, LKQ; Matt Hasara, Powerhouse Motorsports; Lenny Hall, Midas; Chet Milburn, O’Reilly; Eric Patten, EP Auto; Rory Henrie, Accelerated Services, LLC; JT Collette, Payson High School; Mike Powell, Torque Shop; Orrin Nelson, Community Member.

 
 

Collision Repair Technology

  • Program Coordinator: Terrance Orr
  • Office: SA
  • Telephone: 801-863-6335 or 801-863-8349
  • Email: orrte@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Russel Nichols, Cascade Collision; Brian Nichols, Cascade Collision; Darrin Mitchell, Chief Automotive; Steve Whitlock, Whitlock Autobody; Cary Robarge, Robarge Collision; Shane Bowden, NCS Coatings; Sergio Martin, Martins Collision Repair.

 
 

Diesel Mechanics Technology

  • Program Coordinator: Dean Bohl
  • Office: SA 317c
  • Telephone: 801-863-8251 or 801-863-8349
  • Email:  DBohl@uvu.edu


Advisory Committee:

Terry Pollock, Wheeler Machinery; Rick Garcia, UTA; Dave Anderson, Geneva Rock Products; Mike Hanyon, Extreme Diesel; Cameron Kallas, United Diesel, Casey Muhlsetin, Burningham Trucking

 
 

Faculty

Paul Bean(1997)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

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Kelvyn Blackhurst(2003)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Diesel and Heavy Duty Mechanics, Utah Valley State College.

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Cris Boggess(1999)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



Certificate, Auto Body Repair, Utah Technical College at Salt Lake.

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Dean Bohl(2001)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Diesel Equipment Technology, Utah Valley State College.

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Robert Campbell(1988)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Automotive/Diesel Technology, Utah Technical College.

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Vernon Hiatt(2001)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Department Chair, Department Chair



B.A., Industrial Arts and Technology, B.S., Industrial Technology, Southern Utah University.

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Todd Low(1990)

Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Utah Technical College; A.S., Automotive, Utah Valley Community College; B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University; M.S., Utah State University.

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Terrance Orr(2007)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley State College; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

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Kent Walker(2007)

Assistant Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Auto/Diesel, Utah Technical College; B.S., Business, Brigham Young University; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

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Don Wilson(1995)

Associate Professor

Department: Automotive Technology
Faculty



A.A.S., Collision Repair Technology, B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley State College; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

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Careers

Careers:  
The collision repair industry offers a wide variety of career paths.  The industry offers positions in auto body repair, PBE ( paint, body, and equipment) sales and training, manufacturer representation, insurance businesses, jobber sales, and instructor training.  Graduates may choose a career emphasis in: refinishing, surface preparation, estimating, management, quality control, production, structural repair, damage analysis, glass installation, panel fabrication, customization, nonstructural repair, sales, and instructor training. 
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