Auto Body Repair
Major Code: 700B

Associate in Applied Science

This degree gives the student the technical knowledge and experience to gain employment or advance in the auto body repair industry. It is intended for those students interested in owning, operating or managing an auto body repair business. The basic and advanced Certificates of Achievement in auto body repair are built into this degree, allowing the student to complete the degree after having completed the certificates. Students who successfully complete all auto body courses are prepared to take the ASE's Auto Body Certification Exam.

NOTE: All students enrolled in the automotive technology or auto body programs are required to provide their own hand tools, safety glasses, protective clothing and safety shoes.

General Education Requirements15

Major Program Requirements - Fall Semester16

  • ABR100 Auto Body Welding3
  • ABR105 Sheet Metal Repair2
  • ABR110 Fiberglas Panel and Plastic Repair2
  • ABR115 Basic Auto Body Repair4
  • ABR120 Auto Painting and Refinishing4
  • ABR125 Auto Body Careers1

Major Program Requirements - Spring Semester16

  • ABR130 Automotive Collision Appraisal1
  • ABR135 Frame Repair6
  • ABR140 Glass Service1
  • ABR145 Intermediate Auto Body Repair6
  • ABR150 Chassis and Electrical Systems for Auto Collision2

Major Program Requirements - Summer Semester3

  • ABR215 Advanced Auto Body Repair3

Additional Program Requirements3


Total Semester Hours for Degree60

Major course shown in color requires minimum grade of C.