AUTOMOTIVE COLLISION REPAIR (ACR2)

The Automotive Collision Repair Program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the automotive collision repair profession. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes either major automotive collision repair, automotive painting and refinishing, or mechanical and electrical systems depending on the specialization area a student chooses to complete. Program graduates receive an Automotive Collision Repair diploma which qualifies them as major collision repair technicians, painting and refinishing technicians, or mechanical and electrical helpers.


Diploma Program
Program Length 37 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School diploma or GED required; Minimum age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Macon Campus


Automotive Collision Repair Diploma Curriculum
   

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses
8
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
3
 
Occupational Courses
20
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computer Literacy
3
ACRP 1000 Introduction to Auto Collision Repair
4
ACRP 1005 Automobile Component Repair and Replacement
4
ACRP 1010 Foundations of Collision Repair
5
ACRP 1015 Fundamentals of Automotive Welding
4
     
  COMPLETE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING SPECIALIZATIONS  
Refinishing Specialization (8RS2)
12
ACRP 2001 Introduction to Auto Painting and Refinishing
5
ACRP 2002 Painting and Refinishing Techniques
5
Select a Refinishing Internship option:
ACRP 2009 Refinishing Internship
2
OR
ACRP 2108 Refinishing Internship I
(1)
and
ACRP 2109 Refinishing Internship II
(1)
     
Major Collision Repair Specialization (8MC2)
12
ACRP 2010 Major Collision Repair
5
ACRP 2015 Major Collision Replacements
5
Select a Major Collision Repair Internship option:
ACRP 2019 Major Collision Repair Internship
2
OR
ACRP 2118 Major Collision Repair Internship I
(1)
and
ACRP 2119 Major Collision Repair Internship II
(1)
     
Mechanical/Electrical Helper Specialization (8MH2)
9
ACRP 1017 Mechanical and Electrical Systems I
4
ACRP 1019 Mechanical and Electrical Systems II
5
     
 
Minimum Total Hours
37