Automotive Technology


The Automotive Technology program is a fast-paced, NATEF-certified, hands-on program, which is great for those who do not want a career behind a desk. The automotive industry is hiring for positions ranging from technicians, service advisors, service managers to manufacturer representatives, automotive engineers, tool sales and service and advanced diagnostic equipment specialists.

The Automotive Technology program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF), A CAPS Local program and offers more than 16 NC3 certifications to both our students and the public through continuing education. 

NATEF - Improving Programs Through Accreditation

Metropolitan Community College's Automotive Technology program focuses on preparing students for careers in the automotive field, and works closely with regional and national industry to encourage growth and training in preparation for real-world work environments. Our program utilizes the most current and modern technology and testing equipment to enhance the training offered, and required, by today's automotive industry.

So if you are ready to be part of a growing industry and are seeking a career that will utilize the degree you will earn, with above average starting pay for graduates, then we invite you to challenge yourself with our program.

For more information, contact Al Cox at 531-622-4691 or


NC3 Certification

Metropolitan Community College is an NC3 certification center offering over 16 certifications to its students and general public through continuing education classes. MCC was the first college in the state of Nebraska to offer NC3 certifications. We are proud to announce we finished in the top 10 schools in the nation for certifications issued in 2015! Want to know more about NC3 and see how we are doing this year? Click here to learn more.  We are also proud to announce our partnership with MOPAR CAPS Local made possible with the NC3 partnership. Click here to learn more.




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Interested in classes?

For additional information on class enrollments, contact Al Cox.

No application required. Just sign up! 

A valid driver's license is required and will be checked the first night of class. You can not pass the entry level class without a valid driver's license. 

Sign up for AUTT 1010, AUTT 1210, AUTT 1220 and AUTT 1310 when enrolling.

For more information, contact student services on any campus. See the student handbook below for program specifics.



If you would like to inquire about a getting your vehicle repaired by our students, contact Al Cox at or 531-622-4691. Be sure to include as much detail as you can about the vehicle along with any written estimates from a professional. This helps us determine which class may be the best equipped to meet your needs. If you are a current MCC student or staff member, please use OrgSync to inquire about repairs. Click here for a direct link to the site.


We are a learning facility, not a repair shop. Repairs often take a long time to complete. Sometimes repairs can take several weeks, and in some cases, several months. Warranties are limited to parts only. Please ask for details.

For more information, visit:

Occupational Outlook
Automotive Technology Resource Page

Program Faculty

Program Descriptions

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