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Metropolitan Community College Automotive Technology Program

Automotive Technology Certificates

MCC Campus(es): MCC-Longview
Program Coordinator: Danny Blurton, 816.604.2285

Important: Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

The Automotive Technology Department also offers three certificate programs: Automotive Technology, Collision Repair Technology, and Automotive Service, Maintenance, and Light Repair.

Certificates Awarded

Automotive Technology Certificate

Automotive Technology Certificate (PDF)

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
Specific Program Requirements
AUTO 150 Automotive Engine Repair 6
AUTO 166 Automotive Electrical Systems 6
AUTO 170 Automotive Braking Systems 4
AUTO 172 Automotive Suspension and Steering 4
AUTO 174 Manual Drivetrain and Axles 4
AUTO 264 Automotive Air Conditioning 4
AUTO 272 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 6
AUTO 276 Automotive Engine Performance 6
AUTO 279 Automotive Electronic Systems 6
AUTO 280 Diagnosis and Repair 4
Total Credit Hours Required 51

Automotive Collision Repair Technology Certificate

Automotive Collision Repair Technology Certificate (PDF)

Specific Program Requirements
Provided by participating articulation agreement schools
AUTO 120 MIG and Structural Welding 3
AUTO 125 Structural Analysis and Damage Repair 6
AUTO 130 Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair 6
AUTO 135 Plastics and Adhesives 3
AUTO 140 Automotive Painting 4
AUTO 141 Automotive Refinishing 4
Total Auto Body Credits (from articulated tech schools) 26
Automotive Courses at MCC-Longview
AUTO 166 Automotive Electrical Systems 6
AUTO 170 Automotive Braking Systems 4
AUTO 172 Automotive Suspension and Steering 4
AUTO 264 Automotive Air Conditioning 4
Total Credit Hours Required 45

Automotive Service, Maintenance, and Light Repair Certificate

Certificate: Automotive Service, Maintenance, & Light Repair (PDF)

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
Program Requirements
AUTO 117 Automotive Service Maintenance & Light Repair 6
AUTO 170 Automotive Braking Systems 4
AUTO 172 Automotive Suspension and Steering 4
Any other course numbered 100 or above from any discipline. 3-6
Total Credit Hours Required 18 - 20