Auto Collision Repair, AAS
This program allows students to gain skills and knowledge in the repair, assembly and refinishing of automotive vehicles. Program includes classroom and lab instruction in safety, nonstructural damage repair, structural damage repair, steering, suspension and alignment, electrical systems, painting, refinishing and estimating. Program has National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation accreditation at the secondary and postsecondary levels. Student will round off their educational experience by completing 20 credits of general education courses in six areas of student including mathematics, natural and social sciences, English communications and humanities.
Accreditations and Affiliations
WATC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500 • Chicago, IL 60604
www.ncahlc.org • 800.621.7440
The Automotive Collision Repair program is approved by the Kansas Board of Regents.
This program is also accredited by:
National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation
13505 Dulles Technology Drive, Suite 2
Herndon, VA 20171-3421
This program is affiliated with:
Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair
1342 Colonial Boulevard, Suite K-230
Ft. Myers, FL 33907
Web Site: www.i-car.com
WATC is an approved I-CAR certified weld testing facility. For the most up-to-date information on the Automotive Steel GMA (MIG) and Automotive Aluminum GMA (MIG) Welding Qualification Tests, other I-CAR qualification tests and I-CAR training programs, visit I-CAR at www.i-car.com,or call 800.422.7872.
Students interested in this program are eligible to apply for federal financial aid.
Program Integrity – Gainful Employment
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