Automotive Service Technology


The mission of the AST Program is to enable the students to obtain a thorough understanding of design, construction, and theory of the operation within the automotive systems and their relationship to the complete automobile.

TCAT Murfreesboro is proud to be a part of the Nissan Technician Training Academy. This partnership provides selected students an opportunity to learn factory-specific training, NISSAN & ASE certifications, and provides apprenticeship opportunities. Click here for more information. 


Day Classes: Monday - Friday, 7:45 AM to 2:30 PM 

Evening Classes:  Monday - Thursday, 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM



Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 12 Months
Clock Hours 1,296
Class Type Day, Night
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $4,119.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $4,087.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Undercar Specialist432Certificate
Automotive Apprentice864Certificate
Automotive Service Technician1296Diploma

Campus Locations

Smyrna Campus
663 Ken Pilkerton Dr
Smyrna, TN 37167


Eric Love
615-898-8010 Ext.223
Adam Burlett
615-898-8010 Ext.221
Phillip Sanderson
615-898-8010 Ext.216
John Broughton
615-898-8010 Ext.221

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