Daytime Certificates and Degrees

With the daytime program, you can earn a certificate, an advanced certificate or an associate degree in Automotive Technology.


Certificate of Achievement

Advanced Automotive Technology


Certificate of Achievement - Advanced

You can earn an advanced certificate for each track

  • Machining and Engine Repair
  • Engine Performance
  • Chassis and Powertrain

Please review the requirements for this advanced certificate.

In addition, you must

  • Earn a grade of "C" or better in the Auto Tech courses for your track
  • Be eligible for Math 114
  • Be eligible for EWRT 1A or ESL 5

To apply for your certificate, follow the steps on the Admissions Office webpage.


Associate Degree

Choose one of these tracks for your degree

  • Machining and Engine Repair
  • Engine Performance
  • Chassis and Powertrain

Please review the requirements for this associate degree.

In addition, you must

  • Earn a grade of "C" or better in the Auto Tech courses for your track 
  • Successfully complete Math 114
  • Successfully complete EWRT 1A or ESL 5
  • Successfully complete all other areas of general education.  See the list of GE Requirements maintained by De Anza's Articulation Office.
  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0

To apply for your degree, follow the steps on the Admissions Office webpage.

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