Automotive Body Repair

Associate of Applied Science

The Automotive Body Repair program is designed to prepare students for employment in the automotive repair business, as well as to meet personal objectives in auto body repair. Students may enroll in the Automotive Body Repair program to receive a credit diploma or an associate of applied science.

The nine-month program is designed for full-time students and courses are offered in a sequence of blocks; each block is three weeks in length. The automotive body repair courses are designed to prepare students for the ASE certification exam.


  • Small class sizes. The instructor knows you and has time to help you. Classes are a mix of classroom theory and hands-on application of skills.
  • The auto body program at LCCC is ASE/NATEF certified. This certification means there is an outside automotive source checking the curriculum, tools and equipment to ensure everything we do is current, up-to-date, and what employers are looking for.
  • The program is also part of the I-CAR® Industry Training Alliance. I-CAR® is an organization dedicated to the continuing education of collision industry personnel. When students graduate from Auto Body Repair program, they will be eligible to apply for and receive I-CAR® points. The points are a great resume’ building tool.

Job Statistics

For information about careers and job outlook, visit the Collision Careers website.