Dunwoody’s Mopar Career Automotive Program (MCAP) prepares students for a career as a Chrysler Dodge Jeep® or Ram Automotive Service Technician by providing them with Chrysler Technical Training, which utilizes the latest tools, equipment and diagnostic processes that are used every day by technicians working in the Chrysler Dealer Network. The program is designed to develop and enhance student’s diagnostic and repair skills in the following automotive areas: engine repair, transmissions, drivelines, steering and suspension, brakes, electrical systems, computer controls, wireless communication, telematics, HVAC, engine performance, diesel technology, and body mechanical systems. Arts & Sciences curriculum is integrated into the program to support the technical skills students learn as well as enhance their oral and written communication skills, fundamental math skills and critical thinking ability.
Students in the program are required to spend a portion of their MCAP tenure working at a Chrysler Dodge Jeep® or Ram dealership to fulfill Dealership Experience hours. Dunwoody’s MCAP Instructor has more than 20 years of experience as a Chrysler-certified technician and is an ASE (National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence) certified Master Automobile Technician with Advanced Level Specialist and Light Vehicle Diesel Engines certifications.
The MCAP program is a NATEF (the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation) accredited Automotive Training Program in all of the eight ASE skill categories. Chrysler has awarded Dunwoody its Outstanding Achievement Award for Innovation Ideas, illustrating the success of the longtime partnership between Chrysler and the College.
Degree Information: Graduates earn an associate of Applied Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters + one summer session) to complete.
Common Job Title
Chrysler Level 2 Certified Service Technician
Program Placement Rate: 100%
Data reflects placement for AY2012-13 graduates indicating employment in their field of study within 6 months following graduation. Full data calculations are available for review during College open hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT at Career Services or contact RThomson@dunwoody.edu.
13 Metro Area Chrysler Dodge Jeep © and Ram Dealers Various Out State, Western Wisc., and North Dakota Dodge Jeep © and Ram Dealers
National Median Salary
SOURCE: Based on the 2012-2013 Edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook published by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, www.bls.gov
View the Mopar CAP Facts page for additional program information.
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For additional information on Mopar CAP, click on the following link http://www.chryslercap.com/
Visit the websites of our local Chrysler Dodge Jeep dealerships:
Albany Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Bernard’s Northtown Motors
Bloomington Chrysler Jeep Dodge
Brookdale Chrysler Jeep Dodge
Coon Rapids Chrysler Jeep
Dodge of Burnsville
Elk River Dodge Jeep
Fury Motors, South St. Paul and Lake Elmo
Jeff Belzer’s Dodge
Luther Hudson Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Park Chrysler Jeep
Roseville Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Walser Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Waconia Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Wilcox Chrysler Dodge Jeep and Ram