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Autobody Repair & Painting

Autobody Repair & Painting

For today’s high-tech vehicles and varied construction methods and repair techniques, competent collision repair takes well-trained and knowledgeable professionals.

Students enrolled in the Auto Body Repair and Painting program learn the latest technology and techniques used by industry repair shops. They also learn job readiness skills, working effectively with others, communicating effectively through writing and speaking, and computer skills. Upon completion of any of the certificate or degree programs, students will have entry-level skills for employment in auto body repair shops and other companies that repair and maintain their own vehicles.

 

Associate in Applied Science Degree: 60 credits

 

ABRP 20 Introduction to Collision Repair 1
ABRP 23 Auto Body Welding 4
ABRP 26 Non-Structural Analysis and Repair 4
ABRP 30 Non-Structural Analysis Damage Repair 3
ABRP 32 Structural Analysis Damage Repair/Frame 3
ABRP 34 Painting and Refinishing: Surface and Prep/Safety 2
ABRP 36 Plastics and Adhesives 2
ABRP 40 Structural Analysis Repair/Unibody 4
ABRP 42 Non-Structural Analysis Damage Repair III 4
ABRP 44 Painting and Refinishing: Spray Gun Operation I 3
ABRP 50 Painting and Refinishing: Spray Gun Operation II 3
ABRP 52 Structural Analysis Damage Repair/Peripheral Components 3
ABRP 54 Painting and Refinishing/ Problem Solving 3

Cultural Environment (One of the following)  3
ANTH 200; ART; BOT 105; CULN 130; EALL 272; ENG; FR; HAW; HWST; HIST; HOST 101; JOUR; JPNS; LING 102; MUS; PHIL; REL; SPAN; SP; THEA

Natural Environment 3
PHYS 50 Technical Physics (3)

Oral Communication (One of the following) 3
BUS 130; COM 210; SP 20, SP 151, SP 231

Social Environment 3
ANTH 200; BOT 105; BUS 120; ECON; ED 105, ED 131, ED 140, ED 245; HOST 125; HPER 195; MGT 122; PHIL 101; POLS 110; PSY; SOC; SSCI

Thinking, Reasoning /Mathematics 3
MATH 50 Technical Mathematics (3)

Written Communication (One of the following) 3
ENG 21 Introduction to College Reading (3)
ENG 22 Introduction to Composition (3)
ENG 100 Composition I (3)
ENG 106 Technical Writing (3)

Electives 3

TOTAL 60

 

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