B.S. Automotive Engineering Technology

The Automotive Engineering Technology program is a technical, management course of study to develop motorsports professionals to fulfill the human resource needs of corporate sponsors, team owners, track facilities, product/service support suppliers.

The program’s objective is to teach students the basic knowledge and skills necessary to perform pit crew activities in a real world application.  Students are taught NASCAR rules and regulations, motorsports demographics, and the interdisciplinary involvement of technology, engineering, management, marketing, communications, and graphic design in motorsports.

High performance physiology is taught to enhance the student’s mental and physical capabilities and endurance that are necessary in the fast lane of motorsports.  Vehicle dynamics and system controls are taught to acquaint the students with the cause and effect of system changes.