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Automotive Service Technology Degree & Certificates (In cooperation with and taught at WarrenTech)

The two-year Automotive Service Technology program is offered at WarrenTech. Students attend this program either in the morning (7:30-10:30 am M-F) or the afternoon (12:00-3:45 pm M-Th) for four semesters. Students enroll in specified blocks of classes each semester with instructor approval.   In order to begin the enrollment process, students must first be accepted by WarrenTech. A WarrenTech application and Accuplacer test results must be submitted to the WarrenTech counseling office. Contact the RRCC-WarrenTech liaison, Michael Wilson, at 303.982.0695 for application deadlines and other procedural questions.

Degree: Automotive Service Technology AAS Degree
Degree: Automotive Parts Management AAS Degree

This program is a nationally certified automotive repair program (NATEF). Provides you with entry-level skills in the automotive industry or upgrading for those currently in the field. This is an open-entry program where students can begin at several designated starting times during the year. Therefore, you can complete some of the courses, enter the work force, then return to complete requirements for the AAS degree, certificates, or to upgrade specific skills. Demonstrated mastery of skills is required. The instructors are ASE Certified Technicians. You should consult with an automotive service technology advisor before beginning your program of study.


Brake Specialist
Suspension and Steering
Heating and Air Conditioning
Manual Drive Train and Axles
Automatic Transmission/Transaxles
Engine Performance
Electrical and Electronic Systems
Engine Repair
Auto Parts Specialist

Please click here to view Automotive Service Technology degrees & certificates.

Career Paths / Options in Automotive Service Technology

  • Emissions Analyst and Repair Technician
  • Retail Service Technician
  • Industrial Repair
  • Locomotive Service and Repair
  • Welder
  • Fabrication
  • Custom Painter
  • Specialty Shop Technician
  • Engine Builder
  • Street Rod Builder
  • Race Team Technician
  • Performance Engine Tuning
  • Aftermarket Parts Research and Development
  • Welder
  • Metal Fabricator
  • Service Writer
  • Service Advisor
  • Shop Manager
  • Shop Owner/Operator
  • Fleet Management
  • Parts Manager

Gainful Employment Information

The US Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that - prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation." (Click here for more information.) The information provided here is the best available to us but represents one year's data only. However, we hope that this information is helpful to our current students and to prospective students as they make their career and educational choices.