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Automotive Technology

Contact Information

Dr. Bahar Zoghi, Acting Chair
Department of Automotive Technology
Farmingdale State College
Lupton Hall, Room 138
2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Automotive Technology

Welcome to the Department of Automotive Technology at Farmingdale State College! We offer a degree program in Automotive Management Technology - Industrial Technology which is one of the leading programs in the region. Come visit us today! 


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 


Faculty & Staff

Bahar Zoghi, Ph.D Acting Chair
Anthony Greco Visiting Assistant Professor
Ronald Gulmi Visiting Assistant Professor
Gozde Ustuner-Kal Visiting Assistant Professor


Daniel Cahill Instructional Support Technician
Erin Gates Administrative Assistant

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