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Drake State Automotive Technology Program Excels


The J.F. Drake State Automotive Technology Program has been awarded by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.  The Program has met all the requirements for NATEF Master Accreditation, the highest level of achievement recognized by the Foundation.

Scotty McLaughlin, Department Chair, will be receiving a plaque from the Foundation to commemorate this outstanding award.

The Automotive Technology Program at Drake State can lead to a Career Skills Certificate, Career Entry Certificate, or an Associates Degree.  The program is designed to provide the necessary education background and practical training to repair today's automobiles and light trucks.  Interested students can discover more information at


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