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Submitter's Information


Harry Lee Bennett Jr




Inland Empire/Desert


Victor Valley College

CTE Dean

CTE Dean's Name

McKenzie Tarnago

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Program Details

Program Title

Automotive Service Management & Advising Associate in Science

Submission Type

New Program

TOPs Code

Automotive Technology (094800)

Projected Start Date


Catalog Description

The degree provides students with a comprehensive foundation in automotive service business management and advising to a professional level that ensures compliance with industry standards for vehicle safety and function while maintaining a workplace that meets local, state and federal safety and environmental regulations and complies with state regulatory agency standards for professionalism and ethics.

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Program Proposal Attributes

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  • A.S. Degree (S)
Program Goal

The Automotive Service Management & Advising program is designed to train students to learn the skills necessary to interact with customers, technicians, & automotive manufactures in order to advise and manage and automotive repair business. These activities will be taught to industry recognized accrediting bodies standards and in compliance with laws governing automotive repair in the state of California.

Course Units and Hours

Total Certificate Units (Minimum and Maximum)


Units for Degree Major or Area of Emphasis (Minimum and Maximum)


Total Units for Degree (Minimum and Maximum)


Course Report

Program Requirements Narrative

The sequence of courses may be taken in any order. Auto-58 Automotive Lube Technician has a prerequisite of Auto-50 Introduction to Automotive

Program Requirements

Auto-50Intro to Auto4Y1
Auto-58Auto Lube Technician2Y1
Auto-77Automotive service Writing and Shop Management3Y1
Auto-77.1Automotive Leadership and Team building3Y2
Auto-77.2Automotive Safety Training for Managers
Auto-77.3Automotive Workplace Professionalism 2Y2
Auto-77LAutomotive Service Advising & Shop Management Lab

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04/01/21 - 10:44 AM



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Diann Thursby Super User   ·  04/07/21

Received regional recommendation at 4-5-2021 IEDRC Deans Meeting.


Harry Lee Bennett Jr   ·  04/01/21

My email address is wrong in the systems and it does not allow me to change it. My correct email is