Automotive Technology Requirements

Associate Degree Program | 65 Credits

Admission Criteria   Technology Requirements    Additional PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS


Automotive Technology, AAS
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Admission Criteria  

2 of the following: 
  • ACT: 15 
  • SAT: 830
  • HS GPA: 2.0 GPA - HS English grade “C” average or better 
  • GED: 500 
  • College GPA: 2.0 GPA - Based on 12+ credits. 
  • Professional Discretion 
Students not meeting two of the above criteria are required to take the Next-Generation ACCUPLACER: 
  • Arithmetic: 217  
  • Writing: 243 

Additional Program Requirements   


Uniforms are required for this program and can be ordered online through the Southeast Tech Bookstore.


Tools are provided in the classroom, and the Southeast Tech Bookstore has additional tools for purchase to use in the workplace.   

Safety Test 

Students enrolled in the Automotive Technology program must pass a safety test with a score of 84% before being allowed in the auto labs. It is preferred that students complete this requirement prior to JumpStart, and are allowed three attempts to pass before remedial work is required. This test is proctored at the Southeast Tech Testing Center.  

Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical College's Automotive Technology program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech I.T. Support Center.


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