Auto Mechanic Program at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College (UTB-TSC)

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Auto Mechanic Program

The auto mechanic program at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College prepares students for careers as department store service mechanics, auto part specialists, emissions inspectors, rental car fleet mechanic, specialty shop technicians, and car test driver/mechanic. The program focuses on applying technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Program courses include: brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air conditioning systems. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer auto mechanic program.

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Students Enrolled in the Auto Mechanic Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College offers a less than one year certificate program in auto mechanic.

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male5
Female0

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Hispanic5

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Auto Mechanic program at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment

Description

Install, adjust, or maintain mobile electronics communication equipment, including sound, sonar, security, navigation, and surveillance systems on trains, watercraft, or other mobile equipment.

Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles

Description

Install, diagnose, or repair communications, sound, security, or navigation equipment in motor vehicles.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles employment is expected to shrink at a rate of -50.0% from 2014 to 2024

Automotive Master Mechanics

Description

Repair automobiles, trucks, buses, and other vehicles. Master mechanics repair virtually any part on the vehicle or specialize in the transmission system.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, automotive master mechanics employment is expected to grow at a rate of 5.3% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
    • Total Employment: 430
    • Average Hourly Rate: $13.76
    • Average Annual Salary: $28620

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Auto Mechanic Programs in Texas

Auto Mechanic programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

South Texas College

McAllen, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 110 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)
  • Diesel Mechanic (C,A)

South Texas Vocational Technical Institute - Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C)

Del Mar College

Corpus Christi, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 47 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Body (C,A)
  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)
  • Diesel Mechanic (C,A)
  • Aircraft Mechanic (C,A)

Laredo Community College

Laredo, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 12 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Body (C)
  • Auto Mechanic (C)
  • Diesel Mechanic (C)

Coastal Bend College

Beeville, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 39 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)
  • Aircraft Mechanic (C,A)
  • Aircraft Powerplant Technology (C,A)

South Texas Vocational Technical Institute - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 120 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C)

St Philips College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 120 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Body (C,A)
  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)
  • Diesel Mechanic (C,A)
  • Aircraft Mechanic (C,A)

Wharton County Junior College

Wharton, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)

Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)

Southwest Texas Junior College

Uvalde, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 35 students completed this program

Programs

  • Auto Body (C,A)
  • Auto Mechanic (C,A)
  • Diesel Mechanic (C,A)
  • Avionics Maintenance Technology (C,A)

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FINANCIAL AID RATE
89%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
20:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
26

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$5,438