Automotive Technology involves much more than the mechanical ability to replace parts. Because of this, Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum for the individual who has ability and aptitude to become a skilled automotive technician. Each enrolled student will have the opportunity to receive hands on training with vehicles, equipment, and tooling that is used in shops around the country.

Course Overview

1st Year

  • Brake Systems
  • Manual Power Trains
  • Engine Repair
  • Automotive Electrical Systems
  • Engine Electrical Systems
  • Suspension and Steering Systems
  • Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles
  • Engine Performance

2nd Year

  • Advanced Steering Suspension and Alignment
  • Advanced Engine Performance
  • Advanced Emission Control Systems
  • Advanced Braking and Control Systems
  • Automatic Transmissions and Electronic Controls
  • Automotive HVACR
  • Electronic Fuel Management Systems