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Warrensburg, MO 64093
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Automotive Technology

"What Can I Do With a Major in...Automotive Technology Management?"

Why Major in Automotive Technology Management?

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Automotive Technology Management will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Research, prepare and present both oral and written reports on technical or management subjects related to his/her area of specialization.
  • Identify, analyze and solve technical or management problems related to his/her field of specialization.
  • Function effectively as a participating member of a work group to accomplish a particular goal.
  • Demonstrate desirable work habits and professional and conscientious attitudes in his/her particular areas of instruction through participation in professional activities and organizations, and leadership activities both in and out of the classroom.
  • Demonstrate a mastery of skill beyond the entry level related to one or more areas of technical, management or marketing specialities in the major area of study.
  • Demonstrate technical and general knowledge required in occupational work areas related to the major field of study.

Related Career Titles

Alternative Fuels Vehicle Technician Manufacturing Process Engineer
Analyst ME Trainee
Applications Engineer Motor Technician
Auto Mechanic/Technician Motor Vehicle Assembler and Tester
Auto Service Manager Parts Counterperson
Auto Service Technician Platform Engineer
Automobile Mechanics Product Safety Engineer
Automobile Parts Counter Worker Production Supervisor
Automobile Racer Project Engineer
Automobile Rental Clerk Quality Assurance Auditor
Automotive Electrician Quality Engineer
Automotive Service Advisor R & D Engineer
Automotive Service Technician Recreation Vehicle Service Technician
Automotive Technician - NATEFBus and Truck Mechanics Research and Development Specialist
Brake Specialist Research Assistant
Business Development Manager Robot Technician
Company Representatives and Services Sales Engineer
Consultant Sales Representative - Auto Parts
Contractor Senior Mechanical Design Technician
Customer Service Specialist Service Advisor/Manager and Service Writer
Design Engineer· Process Engineer Services Engineer
Development Engineer Small Engine Mechanic
Diesel Mechanic Dispatcher Small Engine Technology
District Parts/Service Manager Specialty Shop Owner
Technical Hotline Engineer Teacher (Automotive)
Engineering Analyst Technical Trainer
Engineering Technician Technology Analyst
Farm Equipment Mechanics Transmission Mechanic
Field Services Engineer Transportation Maintenance Supervisor
Fleet Maintenance Coordinator Troubleshooting Specialist
Front End Specialist Trucking and Warehousing Truck Trailer Repairer
General Maintenance Mechanic Trucking Industry Tune Up Mechanic
Hardware Design Engineer Vehicle Service Person
Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanics Vocational Instructor
Heavy Equipment Mechanic Warranty Operations & Administration
Insurance Adjustor Junior Engineer
Management Trainee Maintenance Coordinator
Manufacturing Engineer

Related Job Listings/Job Search Website

Automotive and Transportation Schools
Motor Careers
Nascar Jobs
Need Techs
Career Jet
Automotive Jobs
Specialty Equipment Market Association(SEMA)

Affiliated Organizations Associations

American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA)
American Automobile Association
American Society of Quality
American Society of Quality (KC)
Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG)
Automotive Parts Association
Automotive Parts Rebuilders Association
Automotive Service Association
Automotive Service Excellence NATEF
Engine Manufacturers Association
Engine Rebuilders Educational Foundation
Society of Automobile Engineers
Transportation Research Board
United Auto Workers Union
United States Council for Automotive Research (USCAR)
Association of Technology, Management & Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
Society of Automotive Engineers (UCM)


Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers
Automotive Companies in Canada
Auto Industry List of Links
Auto Manufacturers
Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers Association
Corvette Magazine
Ford Motor Company
Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association

Four-Year Academic Plan

Automotive Technology Management Major (Area 1: Automotive Tech.), B.S. Degree
Automotive Technology Management Major (Area 2: Design Technology), B.S. Degree
Automotive Technology Management Major (Area 3: Service Mgmt.), B.S. Degree


The career paths listed are those which are commonly associated with this area of study and in no way does this site attempt to suggest that these are all of the career paths possible. Some of the career paths listed may require additional education, training, development, licenses and/or certifications. Listings of resources such as job listings, web links, professional organizations, library publications, and other information found on this page are believed to be accurate and true at the time published. The "What Can I Do With A Major In..." database is reviewed and updated every year in July. While no list is truly exhaustive, if you feel something should be added, deleted, changed or updated on this page, please contact the Career Services Center by e-mail at and an out-of-cycle change will be completed.

Who Can Help Me

Valery Johnson
Career Development Coordinator