Skagit Valley College logo

Automotive Technology

Are you interested in a career in automotive service? Enroll in SVC's award-winning Automotive Technology Program. Our nationally accredited program will give you the skills and experience you need to get a great job in the automotive career of your choice.

Program Options

The Automotive Technology program combines theory and practical experience during six quarters of instruction. You'll develop the skills and knowledge to diagnose and successfully repair autmomtives.

ATA Degree Options

  • Automotive Technology

Certificate Options

  • Automotive Specialist Advisor
  • Automotive Parts Specialist
  • Electronics and Diagnostics Specialist
  • Alignment/Suspension and Brake Specialist
  • Transmission Specialist

See our All the Details page for complete degree and certificate information.

Step Into Your New Career logo

Contact Us

Ron Schaffner
Department Chair

Email Ron

Larry Hansen
Customer Service/Vehicle Scheduling

Email Larry

AT Program named among Top 20 automotive schools

Congratulations to the Automotive Technology program on being named among the Top 20 automotive schools nationwide.

Click to view more

Vehicle Donations

Have a vehicle you no longer use or is in need of repairs? Consider donating it to the SVC Automotive Technology Program! Your donation will help provide students with the opportunity to practice repair skills and get “real world” experience in diagnosing and repair concepts.

For more information, contact Ron Schaffer at or call 360.416.7612.

View informational flyer

AT Program Receives National Certification

Congratulations to Skagit Valley College Automotive Technology Program for receiving national certification.

Click here to read more