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Automotive Technology

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  • Troubleshoot complex automotive systems using the same advanced diagnostic and repair equipment as Master Technicians
  • Maintain, repair, and fine-tune foreign and domestic vehicles working alongside an ASE Master Technician
  • Develop a greater understanding of the advanced technology in today’s sophisticated vehicles
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for ASE Certification, immediate employment, and further education

Early Job Placement ~ College Credit ~ Certifications
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  • Suspension and Steering
  • Brakes
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Engine Performance
  • Engine Repair
  • Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • Manual Drive Train and Axles
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Maintenance and Light Repair
  • Automobile Service Technology
  • General Industry Occupational Safety and Health Administration 10 Hour 
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    University of Northwestern

    AU 126 Suspension & Steering - 6 Semester Hours

    AI 127    Hydraulics & Brake Systems - 6 Semester Hours

    HV Services & Procedures - 6 Semester Hours

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    Junior Year Courses

                Lab: 4 High School Credits

                English: 1 High School Credit

                Math: 1 High School Credit

                Government: 1 High School Credit

    Senior Year Courses

                Lab: 4 High School Credits

                English: 1 High School Credit

                Math: 1 High School Credit

                Science: 1 High School Credit

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    • Drug Free Clubs of Ohio
    • National Honor Society
    • SkillsUSA
    • Student Ambassadors
    • Youth Philanthropy Board 
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    Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors

    Ohio Annual Salary          $55,460 /year

    Ohio Hourly Wage           $26.66 /hour

    Education           High School Diploma

    Inspect and monitor transportation equipment, vehicles, or systems to ensure compliance with regulations and safety standards.

    Automotive Master Mechanics

    Ohio Annual Salary       $37,480 /year

    Ohio Hourly Wage           $18.02 /hour

    Education    Postsecondary Non-Degree Award

    Repair automobiles, trucks, buses, and other vehicles. Master mechanics repair virtually any part on the vehicle or specialize in the transmission system.

    Automotive Engineer

    Ohio Annual Salary          $76,350 /year

    Ohio Hourly Wage           $36.71 /hour

    Education                  Bachelor’s Degree

    Develop new or improved designs for vehicle structural members, engines, transmissions, or other vehicle systems, using computer-assisted design technology. Direct building, modification, or testing of vehicle or components.

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