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Auto Body Collision Repair and Refinishing

AUTO BODY COLLISION AND REFINISHING

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

The Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing Program will teach students to estimate, repair, and refinish vehicles that have been damaged. Students will obtain expertise in autobody construction, surface prep, painting, dent repair, structural repair and MIG welding, along with many other valuable skills.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    ABDR 1301 Auto Body Repair and Repainting 3
  ABDR 1419 Basic Metal Repair 4
  ABDR 1431 Basic Refinishing 4
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  14
  Semester II
  ABDR 1307 Auto Body Welding 3
  ABDR 1458 Intermediate Refinishing 4
  ABDR 2357 Collision Repair Shop Management 3
    ABDR 1315 Vehicle Trim and Hardware 3
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  16
  Semester III
  ABDR 1449 Automotive Plastic and Sheet Molded Compound Repair 4
  ABDR 2453 Color Analysis and Paint Matching 4
  ABDR 1441 Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I 4
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  15
  Semester IV
    ABDR 1311 Vehicle Measurement and Damage Repair Procedures 3
  ABDR 2355 Collision Repair Estimating 3
    COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
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  12
  Semester V
  ABDR 1442 Structural Analysis and Damage Repair II 4
  ABDR 2449 Advanced Refinishing 4
  +#  ABDR 2489 Internship - Autobody/Collision Repair Technology/Technician 4
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  15
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  TOTALS 72

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.