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Automotive Collision Repair Technology


Graduates are employed as:

  • Instructors at technical colleges
  • Professional estimators
  • Professional refinishers
  • Self-employed auto body shop owners
  • Insurance adjustors
  • Paint/supply representatives
  • Parts store managers


  • Students required to take remedial courses must follow the UACCM Student Success Plan.
  • Take classes when offered as some classes are only offered certain semesters.
  • Plan electives early to ensure completion of courses within the desired time frame.
  • Students should maintain good attendance, have a positive attitude, and be dedicated and determined.


The following are available to enable students to move directly into the career field and be very knowledgeable with a shop’s environment: computerized estimating, paint mixing, a dimensioning system, and a frame-straightening machine.

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