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Motor Vehicle Technology, A.A.S.


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DEGREE: ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTION ARTS AND TECHNICAL STUDIES

The degree curriculum in Motor Vehicle Technology provides two areas of concentration: Collision Repair and General Automotive. Delgado Community College has three cooperative degree programs in Motor Vehicle Technology: ASSET with Ford Motor Company, ASEP with General Motors, and MB Campus with Mercedes-Benz.

The Motor Vehicle Technology degree program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc. (NATEF).  101 Blue Seal Drive S.E., Suite 101, Leesburg, VA 20175, Phone: (703) 669-6650.  

The College offers a Certificate of Technical Studies program in Motor Vehicle Technology and a Career and Technical Certificate program in Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Light Repair. 

Learn more about these programs:


Student Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the Motor Vehicle Technology Associate of Applied Science program, the learner will be able to:

  • Diagnose modern automotive systems (SLO # 1)
  • Identify proper repair procedures in print and electronic service manuals (SLO # 2)
  • Interpret complex electrical wiring diagrams (SLO # 3)
  • Explain repair procedures in a concise, logical manner (SLO # 4)
  • Diagnose complex diagnostic trouble codes (SLO # 5)
  • Interpret automotive data acquired from diagnostic scanners (SLO # 6)
  • Verify that repairs solved customer concerns (SLO # 7)

APPROVED ELECTIVES


  • General Automotive Concentration: Choose an additional 9 hours of MOVH courses.
  • Collision Repair Concentration: Choose an additional 10 hours of MOVH courses.

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 60-62


NOTE:


See Graduation Requirements .

Students planning to pursue a baccalaureate program should contact that receiving institution for determination of course transferability. A listing of Delgado courses can be found by following this link: Transfer List 

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