General Technician Employment Concentration

Successful completion of this employment concentration award will give the student the basic skills necessary to enter the automotive repair industry.


Design Your Future!

Begin by exploring MSJC program maps to find career or transfer opportunities.  Program maps show the recommended course sequence that leads to graduation or transfer. The maps were developed by program experts to give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.    

  • Starting in Spring? Choose Fall Semester 1 courses.   
  • Are you a part-time student?  Start Fall Semester 1 courses and follow the course sequence.
Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester 1Units
AUME-760 Automatic Transmissions & Transaxles (formerly AUME-070A) 4
AUME-761 Manual Transmissions & Transaxles (formerly AUME-070B) 4
AUME-700 Basic Auto Mechanics (formerly AUME-072) 4
Spring Semester 1
AUME-750 Automotive Engine Theory and Repair (Bottom End) (formerly AUME-092A) 3
Fall Semester 2
AUME-751 Automotive Engine Theory and Repair (Upper End) (formerly AUME-092B) 3
 Total Units18
Course Title Credits
Required Courses
AUME-750Automotive Engine Theory and Repair (Bottom End) (formerly AUME-092A)3
AUME-751Automotive Engine Theory and Repair (Upper End) (formerly AUME-092B)3
AUME-760Automatic Transmissions & Transaxles (formerly AUME-070A)4
AUME-761Manual Transmissions & Transaxles (formerly AUME-070B)4
Total Units14

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  2. Search available in-demand jobs in your career areas of interest and find up-to-date salaries and education requirements. 
  3. Find the MSJC Program that connects your interests to a career.

Note: There are no guaranteed positions for students completing these programs. Education and work experience required will vary by employer. The salary and benefits for specific occupations will be dependent on work experience, education, background, and employer.