Automotive Collision Repair Technology

The Automotive Collision Repair Technology Program consists of an Associate in Applied Science Degree and four different certificates of proficiency. I-CAR points now available. 

The Associate in Applied Science degree follows a course of study which incorporates a mix of technical courses from each of the four certificates, in addition to the required general education courses and program electives. This program is offered at the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus. 

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For more information about the Automotive Collision Repair Technology Program please contact Program Coordinator Claude Heimburger at 618-235-2700, ext. 7314 or claude.heimburger@swic.edu.

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The Automotive Collision Repair Technology certificate program is designed to train the beginner for entry-level positions in the industries and to also offer more advanced technical information and skill for the employed worker.   

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  • Repair Technicians
  • Insurance Assessors
  • Detailers
  • Customer Service Managers for an auto dealership
  • Owners and Managers for auto dealerships and collision repair businesses

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The job market for Auto Collision repair professionals is strong both local and statewide which is indicated by an annual growth rate of 25 percent.