Automotive Technology


Steve Johnson
Leestown Campus, South Wing 101
(859) 246-6774

Enrollment into the Automotive Technology program for spring 2015 has been completed and all automotive classes are full. The next enrollment for the Automotive Technology program is scheduled for Fall 2016. Beginning spring 2015, there will no longer be a waitlist for the Automotive Technology program. Enrollment into the automotive program for the fall 2016 semester will be based on “first come first serve” on the date listed below. We will be enrolling eighteen (18) students for the fall 2016 semester.

Automotive Technology Spring 2016 Enrollment (first come, first serve)
March 1, 2016
1:00 p.m.
Building “S” room “101”
Leestown campus
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511

Students may began taking any general education or developmental classes at any time, provided there are openings in those classes, but completion of general education or developmental classes is not required prior to beginning the program.

Program Information

Instruction in systems such as engines, fuel, on-board computers, transmissions, steering, suspension, and brakes is the basis for this program.

The Automotive Technician option provides knowledge of the various systems used to develop skills in troubleshooting, performing preventative maintenance, servicing and repairing automobiles. The program, which is designed to be completed in two years, prepares graduates for entry-level service technician jobs in the auto repair industry. The student may be provided a work-study experience alternating between periods of work on-site and work in a classroom-laboratory setting.

The student may take the ASE exams in these areas when they have completed the requirements for these tests.

Program Checklists

View the program checklists to see recommended sequencing for degree offerings

Program Website

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