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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Automotive Maintenance Technician Technical Diploma

Program Code 304041

As an automotive maintenance technician, you'll diagnose vehicle malfunctions, perform basic appropriate repairs, and recommend/conduct regular vehicle maintenance. With additional coursework, graduates of this technical diploma can ladder into a two-year technical diploma or associate degree in the automotive field. This one-year, technical diploma program is ASE Certified to National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation Standards and is offered on our Marinette campus.


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This program is offered at:

Green Bay


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Some credits from this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree(s):

Automotive Technology, 106023

Some credits from this program apply toward the following technical diploma(s):

Automotive Technician, 324042

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
  • High school transcript or equivalent .( For a list of equivalents, go to www.nwtc.edu/gettingstarted)
  • NWTC Academic Skills Assessment or equivalent (See Academic Skills Assessment section for details and equivalents).
  • To be admitted to this program, learners must achieve a prior cumulative high school or college grade point average of 2.6 or higher OR a satisfactory academic skills assessment score. College grade point average must be based on 15 credits or more. To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Automotive Maintenance Technician technical diploma in the number of semesters shown.
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Curriculum Note: The credit for 10-890-101, College 101, is an institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program credit requirements, but must be passed with a C or better.

Course Descriptions