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Automotive Technology

Contact Information

Dr. Mohamad Zoghi, Acting Chair
Department of Automotive Technology
Farmingdale State College
Lupton Hall, Room 106
2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735
631-794-6292

Automotive Technology

Welcome to the Department of Automotive Technology at Farmingdale State College! We offer two degree programs. The first is the BS in Automotive Management Technology - Industrial Technology which is one of the leading programs in the region. The second is the AAS in Automotive Technology. Come visit us today! 

Programs

Bachelor of Science in Automotive Management Technology - Industrial Technology
Associate in Applied Science in Automotive Technology

Program Descriptions:

Program Objectives

Automotive Management Technology (BS)

  • Graduates will have the technical skills, knowledge and ability to enter their chosen Automotive Technology discipline.
  • Graduates will have good written and oral communication skills.
  • Graduates will develop and be able to maintain the necessary knowledge to operate within all areas of land, sea and air (ground support) vehicles, equipment, facilities, service and operations.

Student Data
Graduation Rate: 88%
Placement rate: 80% of the graduates are placed in directly related jobs and 20% in indirectly related or unrelated jobs.
Average Starting Salary: $41,200
Average time to complete the degree requirements: Seven semesters 

Automotive Technology (AAS)

  • Graduates will have the technical skills, knowledge and ability to enter their chosen Automotive Technology discipline.
  • Graduates will have good written and oral communication skills.
  • Graduates will develop and be able to maintain the necessary knowledge to operate within all areas of land, sea and air (ground support) vehicles, equipment, facilities, service and operations.

Student Data
Graduation Rate: 80%
Placement rate: 92% of the graduates are placed in directly related jobs and 8% in unrelated jobs.
Average Starting Salary: $36,000
Average time to complete the degree requirements: Five semesters

Faculty & Staff

Faculty
Mohamad Zoghi, Ph.D Acting Chair
Mir S Saidpour, M.S. Assistant Professor

 

Staff
Robert Adolfsen, M.S. ISP
Erin Gates Administrative Assistant:

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