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Area of Study: Design, Manufacturing, Construction, and Applied Technologies
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Design, Manufacturing, Construction, and Applied Technologies
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Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology

From expert repairs to extreme customs

From expert repairs to extreme customs, demand is high for auto body experts. In this program, you master repair and modification techniques and prepare to take the I-CAR welding test. Your education at ACC can qualify you to work in large and small auto body shops, auto dealerships, parts retailers and suppliers, and insurance agencies.

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Job Titles & Career Information

Automotive Body and Related Repairers
18.87 Hourly Wage 752 Currently Employed
Repair and refinish automotive vehicle bodies and straighten vehicle frames.
752 Automotive Body and Related Repairers are employed. This number is expected to increase by 8.38 % over the next four years.
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Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers
19.45 Hourly Wage 133 Currently Employed
Replace or repair broken windshields and window glass in motor vehicles.
133 Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers are employed. This number is expected to increase by 8.27 % over the next four years.
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Data analysis of traditional and real-time labor market information (LMI) provided in collaboration with Emsi (Economic Modeling Specialists International), a CareerBuilder company.

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Program Map

View the program maps below to see the sequence of courses needed to complete your chosen degree or certificate in this program.

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Awards in this Program


Associate of Applied Science

Auto Body Collision Repair & Refinishing


Certificate Level 1

Auto Body Collision Repair & Refinishing- Body Refinishing
Auto Body Collision Repair & Refinishing- Collision Repair


Certificate Level 3

Auto Body & Refinishing ESC
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