Baker College of Auburn Hills automotive program earns national accreditation

Baker College of Auburn Hills automotive program recently received accreditation from the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).

NATEF accreditation is a testament to our automotive program’s excellence,” said Jeff Love, Baker College of Auburn Hills president. “The accreditation assures students that we offer a quality education with potential for a solid career after graduation. It should also strengthen the employability of our graduates.

The accreditation process included an examination of the structure, resources and quality of training programs, and evaluation against standards established by the industry. NATEF is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of automotive technician training programs nationwide at secondary, post-secondary, public and proprietary schools.

Baker College of Auburn Hills automotive program includes a certificate and associate degree in automotive services technology and a bachelor’s degree in automotive service management.

Students in the program choose an area of concentration and receive hands-on training through classes and real-world experience. The program ultimately prepares students to successfully complete the Motor Vehicle Specialty Certification test.

For more information, contact Baker College of Auburn Hills admissions at 248.340.0600 or nicole.chirco@baker.edu.

The largest private college in Michigan, Baker College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. It is a nonprofit higher education institution, serving more than 35,000 students on 12 campuses and in three satellite locations. Baker grants certificates and associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business, health sciences, education and human services, and various technical fields, as well as a doctorate of business administration. As a career college, the Baker College system is pleased to report that 97 percent of its available graduates are employed. For more information about Baker College, please check out our website at www.baker.edu.