Sep 27, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP), A.A.S.

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This two-year Associate of Applied Science degree is supported by General Motors.  Because of their support, students in the San Juan College ASEP program will receive instruction in current General Motors technology.  The first phase of training in each subject area will be taught at San Juan College with the last phase taught at a sponsoring General Motors dealership.  This type of rotation continues for the duration of the ASEP program.  This program is available by pre-selection only.


  • This program requires that the student purchase his/her own tools. To obtain a list of the required tools, contact the Automotive Department.
  • If the program starts in an odd-numbered year, the first co-op will be in the first semester.  If the program starts in an even-numbered year, the first co-op will be in the second semester.
  • Student must earn a grade of ‘C’ or higher in all courses required for the program in order to receive a degree or certificate.
  • A student in this program MUST be able to perform tasks that are timed, both in the lab AND in their dealership.  Extra time to perform these tasks cannot be provided.  This is to prepare the student for success as a commissioned automotive repair technician.

SJC First Year Experience Requirement: 3 Credits

General Education Requirements: 16-17 Credits


Suggested Course Sequence for Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

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