The auto body technology diploma from Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN allows students to gain the information and develop skills needed to repair and refinish collision-damaged automobiles. You’ll do hands-on projects in the auto body lab. You’ll using state-of-the-art equipment and materials to make actual autobody repairs on collision damaged vehicles.View Catalog or Request Info
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Career resources: Minnesota Careers in Automotive Repair and Service (MNCARS) is a workforce initiative created by a cross-section of automotive industry representatives, including independent repair shops, multiple-shop operators, suppliers, technical college administrators and other industry organizations. Its goal is to ensure a future workforce for Minnesota’s automotive service industry by raising awareness and recruiting people into technical college automotive education programs (collision and mechanical) and industry careers.
Skills & Knowledge
- Automotive paint
- Body and frame straightening
- Body panel repair
- Welding techniques
- Plastic panel repair
- Mechanical system service
- Windshield replacement
Plan Your Education
The Program Guide is a tool to help you map out how to successfully get your degree at Lake Superior College.Program Guide
View the approximate total tuition and fees for MN residents to complete this degree.Tuition and Fees
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This program may be completed in 1 year if prerequisites are complete.