Valees
Valley Education for Employment System

Automotive Technology

This Career Pathway Plan of Study can serve as a guide, along with other career planning materials, as students pursue a career path.  Courses listed within this plan are only recommended coursework and should be individualized to meet each student’s educational and career goals.  Local high school and state graduation requirements must be met.  Career and continuing education requirements should also be considered. Consult with your Guidance Counselor for a complete Program of Study review.

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Applications
 Student Services

Career Cruising
online planning system

Illinois Career Resource Network


KeyTrain online skill development

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Articulated Credit VALEES

SkillsUSA

National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence 
(ASE) Certification 

Facility

  • Electrical/Electronic Technician
  • Facility Engineer
  • Facility Maintenance Manager and Engineer
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Industrial Equipment Mechanic

Mobile Equipment

Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technician

Aircraft Mechanic and Service Technician

Automotive Service Technician

Avionics Technician

Bus and Truck Mechanic

Collision Repair Technician

Diesel Engine Specialist

Motorboat Mechanic

Off-Road Equipment Technician

Rail Locomotive and Car Mechanic and Repairer

Service Manager

Service Writer

Trainer/Teacher

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Automotive
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Waubonsee Community College Automotive Technology 

Waubonsee Community College Auto Body Repair 

Kishwaukee College Automotive Technology Program

Joliet Junior College Automotive Service Technology

FAFSA

Aurora Community Foundation Scholarships

Waubonsee Community College Scholarships

Valley Industrial Association



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Southern Illinois University Automotive Program