Skilled to Work: Advanced Automotive Technology Program

Wade Bucy is juggling more than just high school.

The Bob Jones High School student is participating in Calhoun Community College’s dual enrollment program. In the program, he’s able to get college credits while earning a certification in Automotive Technology. 


“By the end of high school, I would be one summer short of an associate’s degree in auto mechanics,” said Bucy. “So I’d finish that out and probably go to a four-year college.”

Bucy said he hasn’t pinned down a career plan just yet, but he’s already ahead of the game. 

“It’s really hands-on, we’re actually getting to break down

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