The University of the Aftermarket is now registering aftermarket industry professionals for 15 online courses that will begin Jan. 14, 2013.

The extensive offering of winter/spring semester courses enables industry professionals to earn continuing education units that can be applied toward their Automotive Aftermarket Professional or Master Automotive Aftermarket Professional designation.

Registration is open through Jan. 7, but prospective students are encouraged to register early to secure spots in the classes of their choice.

The following courses are available:

ADV 1100: Principles of Advertising
AM 2560: Strategic Sales and Marketing Issues
AM 2640: Dealership Variable Operations
AM 2650: Dealership Fixed Operations
AMM 1100: Introduction to the Automotive and Heavy Duty Trucks
AMM 2050: Automotive Retail/Wholesale Management
MGT 2300: Principles of Management
MGT 2500: Human Resource Management
MGT 3500: Operations Management
MGT 3700: Practice of Management and Leadership
MGT 4030: International Management
MGT 4250: Organizational Behavior
MGT 4800: Strategic Planning
MKT 2080: Principles of Marketing
MKT 3000: E-Commerce

Each course is certified for 3.0 Continuing Education Units.

For detailed course descriptions and to register for a course, please visit the "Course Calendar" page at or call 1-800-551-2882.

The University of the Aftermarket is an educational alliance of the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association, the Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association and the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association and is an operating unit of Northwood University.

The University of the Aftermarket provides business, management and leadership education to professionals in the motor vehicle aftermarket through on-line, custom, conference and partnership educational opportunities.