Apr 21, 2021  
2018-2019 College Catalog 
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Technology General Motors (AS)

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Division of Automotive Technology

The General Motors Automotive Service Education Program (ASEP) is designed to provide the technical competence and professional level of the incoming dealership technician. The program involves academic as well as automotive lecture/ laboratory instruction focusing on General Motors (GM) products at the MassBay Automotive Technology Center. Students are also required to work at a GM dealership as part of cooperative education phase of their training. The General Motors ASEP Program is a collaborative effort between MassBay Community College and General Motors. The College retains academic and administrative responsibility for the program and is certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation Inc. (NATEF) in all eight performance areas.

Upon completion, the associate in science degree in automotive technology with a concentration in General Motors is awarded.

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes are available here.

Admission Requirements

Minimum eligibility for Admission to this program includes:

  • MassBay placement into College Writing EN 100  or completion of Into to Language EN 90 .
  • MassBay placement into Intermediate Algebra MA 98  or completion of Introductory Algebra MA 95 .
  • Valid driver’s license (May be subject to dealership review of driving record and drug testing).

credits: 15

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credits: 15

Total Credits: 75

Program Notes

Competency in mathematics is a MassBay graduation requirement. Prior to graduation, students must demonstrate competency at 100-level math. This may be accomplished by an appropriate placement test score or completion of any 100-level mathematics course or higher, except mathematics courses with a MAC prefix.