Automotive Technology Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable. 

First YearCredits
FallSpringSummer
FALL SEMESTER
ATO 1210 Basic Gas Engines5    
ATO 1250 Engine Performance3    
ATO 2200 Brake Systems5    
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)
or ENG 1001 English Composition I
3    
SPRING SEMESTER
ATO 1220 Basic Automotive Electricity  3  
ATO 1240 Power Trans & Manual Trans  3.50  
ATO 1260 Steering and Suspension Systems  4.50  
AAS General Education course  3  
AAS General Education course  2  
SUMMER SEMESTER
ATO 2250 Heating and Air Conditioning    3
Year Total: 16 16 3
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpringSummer
FALL SEMESTER
ATO 1270 Service Management1    
ATO 2210 Adv Engine Performance & Driveability5    
ATO 2220 Fuel Systems & Emission Controls4.50    
ATO 2230 Automatic Transmissions4.50    
MTH 1206 Technical Mathematics I (is preferred unless transferring*)3    
SPRING SEMESTER
ATO 2240 Automotive Accessories  3  
ATO 2260 Advanced Drivelines  3  
ATO 2270 Automotive Service  4  
ATO 2280 Computerized Engine Controls  3  
ATO 2290 Automotive Certification  1  
AAS General Education Social Science course  3  
Year Total: 18 17  
 
Total Credit Hours:   70
*Alternate options for MTH 1206: MTH 1000, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 1008, MTH 1010,  MTH 2001
Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or Art at (815) 224-0220.

Tool list - https://www.ivcc.edu/counseling/AutomotiveToolList.pdf

2/19/2020