Collision Auto Repair - Non-Structural Repair Technology Option (CAR.NRT.CT)
Engineering/Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Auburn Hills Campus
The Collision Auto Repair certificate programs offered at Oakland Community College prepare students to meet the technical skills competency standards required for employment, as identified by the National Automotive Technical Education Foundation (NATEF). In addition to courses designed to prepare students for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) national certification test, English, Speech and Mathematics are also required to satisfy employer expectations.
Internships are an integral part of the technical education experience, supplementing the classroom and laboratory courses with hands-on work alongside local professionals. Oakland Community College offers two Collision Auto Repair certificates which provide foundational and advanced courses in preparation for successful employment as Collision Repair Technicians.
- Graduates will qualify for employment in the collision repair industry
- Provide specific technical training for industry employers
- Respond to the OCC CAR Advisory Committee recommendations
- Form articulation agreements with area high school collision repair programs
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|CAR 1200||Auto Body Fundamentals||4|
|CAR 1300||Collision Welding||4|
|CAR 1350||Collision Panel Replacement I||4|
|CAR 1400||Collision Panel Replacement II||4|
|CAR 1450||Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair: Co-Operative Internship||2|
|COM 1290||Interpersonal Communication||3|
|ENG 14501||Writing and Reading for Problem Solving||3|
|Select one of the following math options:||0-4|
|Preparation for Algebra (or higher)||4|
Placement into MAT 1100 or higher
|Total Credit Hours||24-28|
Prospective transfer students should substitute ENG 1510
Modular Curriculum Version Recommended.
A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.