2022-2023 Catalog 
    Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog

Automotive Technology, General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program, A.A.S.

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The GM-ASEP is a special program developed by Brookdale’s Automotive Department in conjunction with General Motors Corporation to upgrade the competency and professional level of the incoming dealership technician. The two-year program will require the student to attend classes at Brookdale for a portion of each semester, and then work in a GM dealership for the remaining portion of the semester. This is a rigorous training program which requires certain testing and prerequisites prior to acceptance. For further information, please contact the Automotive Technology Department, ASEP Coordinator. The GM-ASEP program is certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the diagnosis of a General Motors automobile malfunction
  • Demonstrate competency in the repair and service of the General Motors product
  • Communicate effectively with customers and members of the automotive team
  • Demonstrate professional accountability


General Education - 20 credits*

     *Students can achieve 20 credits by taking two 4-credit and four 3-credit courses.

As described in the General Education  section of the catalog and as indicated below:

General Education Note:

**One course is recommended from the Cultural and Global Awareness knowledge area.  

Career Studies - 48 credits as follows:

 A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in all career studies courses in order to complete the program.

Total credits required for degree: 68

Program Code for registration: AUGUMA

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Suggested Sequence - Automotive Technology Program A.A.S. Degree General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program

The following sequence is an example of how this degree can be completed in two years. This sequence is based on satisfaction of all Foundational Studies requirements and prerequisites and presumes a Fall Term start date. An individual’s program may vary depending on transfer institution, career objectives, or individual needs. See a counselor for other options and to monitor your progress.

Total Credits: 16

Total Credits: 17


Semester 3 - Fall Term

Total Credits: 17

Total Credits: 15

Sequence Notes:

Total internship hours must equal 1280 hours.

A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in all career studies courses in order to complete this program.

Degree Audit Information

Access Student Planning and Degree Progress through MyBrookdale on Brookdale’s home page.  Select WebAdvisor, Self Service, log in and access the Student menu.

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