Skip to main content

Automotive Service Technician

Photo of Automotive Shop


In this career major, the student will learn about the history, current state and future of the automotive service industry. Students are prepared for entry-level employment or college in one or more of the eight A.S.E. areas. All eight areas are introduced, with specialization in Brakes, Electrical, Engine Performance, Engine Repair, and Steering and Suspension. The course consists of classroom and hands-on live work projects.

Morning session - 8:10 - 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session - 12:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Automotive Service Technician
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  915/35
Normal Completion Time:  35 weeks for full-time status

College Credit:
Prior Learning Assessment

Career Opportunities:

  • Car Dealership Technician
  • Automotive Computer Control Technician
  • Brake and Front-End Technician
  • Alignment Specialist
  • Tune-up Specialist
  • General Technician
  • Service Technician
  • Specialty Shop Technician
  • Service Manager
  • Automotive Parts Specialist
  • Service Advisor
  • Quick Service Tech
  • Warranty Clerk
  • Automotive Trainer
  • Other spin off job occupations

For more information on occupations go to

Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:

NATEF (National Automotive Technician Education Foundation)
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

For Gainful Employment Information click here

**CTSO: SkillsUSA

**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)