Auto Mechanic | Dipl - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Auto Mechanic | Dipl

Auto Mechanic | Dipl

Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes
This program is eligible for free tuition

This diploma will prepare you to enter the auto repair industry with basic skills in electrical/electronics, engine overhaul, cooling, and suspension systems. You will have the opportunity to learn in an industry certified facility.

All students are required to have their own personal tool set to use for classroom/lab projects. You will be in the lab and working the first day of class and tools are required. View the Tools and Purchasing Procedures

Meet Your Advisor

Nicholas Demke
Nicholas Demke
Educational Coordinator
Sioux City Campus
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Required Classes for Auto Mechanic | Dipl

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
AUT 115 Automotive Shop Safety 1
AUT 615 Automotive Electricity/Electronics 4
AUT 633 Automotive Electrical Systems 4
AUT 671 Automotive Body Computer Systems 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
AUT 128 Introduction to Automotive Suspension and Steering 1
AUT 401 Automotive Suspension and Steering 3
AUT 101 Introduction to Automotive Engine Repair 1
AUT 163 Automotive Engine Repair 3
AUT 141 Introduction to Automotive Brake Systems 1
AUT 502 Automotive Brake Systems 2
COM 723 Workplace Communications 3
AUT 703 Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning 3
PSY 102 Human and Work Relations 3

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

John Kraemer
John Kraemer
Automotive Technology Instructor
Sioux City Campus, ITC Room H302
Shane Sampson
Shane Sampson
Automotive Technology Instructor
Sioux City Campus Room H302
Greg Strong
Greg Strong
Division Chair
Sioux City, Room B109

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $7,092.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $7,128.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.