Technical & Trade Schools in Delaware

Auto Mechanic Schools in Delaware

With such a small amount of schools to choose from to get an auto mechanic degree or certification, residents in Delaware should consider an online institution if the Delaware Technical Community College is not a viable option. Online schooling can often be cheaper than tuition at an on ground institution while providing the student with similar information. Also, to make up for the lack of hands-on learning, many online schools will assist students in finding apprenticeships or jobs at their local auto shops.

List of Auto Mechanic Schools in Delaware

  • Delaware Technical Community College, Georgetown, DE
  • Delaware Technical Community College, Newark, DE

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Delaware

Delaware has hit a slight stagnant point in job growth for auto mechanics but that does not mean you should give up on your passion. With such a small amount of Delaware schools, there are not many people fighting for each position so the saturation of mechanics is quite low. Along with that, Delaware is a good place to work as their wages are slightly above the national average and many employers offer great benefits to their staff. Lastly, Delaware is close to many major metropolitan areas which can be great for travel or if you ever need a change of pace. Check out our list for information about auto mechanic schools in other states!

Job Type Total in Delaware Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 1,940 $20.36 $42,340
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 390 $20.06 $41,730
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 540 $23.81 $49,520

Schools in Delaware

Mechanic Jobs in Delaware

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Featured Trade Schools in Delaware

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Universal Technical Institute
Programs:
Diesel Technology
Automotive Technology
Diesel/Automotive Technology
Collision Repair & Refinish Technology

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Lincoln Tech
Programs:
Automotive Technology
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All Mechanic Schools in Delaware

School Address Programs Admissions Info
Delaware Technical Community College – Owens
21179 College Road
Georgetown, DE 19947
Automotive Technician Studies
Automotive Technology
Aviation Maintenance Technology

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Delaware Technical Community College – Stanton
400 Stanton-
Christiana Rd
Newark, DE 19713
Automotive Technician Studies
Automotive Technology

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Available Grants & Scholarships

Nationwide Scholarships and Grants

Automotive Scholarships and Grants Location Description Deadline
Future Mechanic Grant Nationwide Up to $1,000 for aspiring auto mechanics 12/1/2019
Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship Nationwide Up to $2,200 for graduates of New Mexico high school June each year
Mike Rowe Work Ethic Scholarship Nationwide Full-Tuition paid for eligible students March each year
Federal Pell Grants Nationwide Up to $6,195, for low-income households Varies
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Nationwide Various, for low-income households Varies
Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Nationwide Various, one application for many scholarships March each year
Berto Diaz Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for Mechanical Engineering Students January each year
BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $6,000 paid annually in $1,500 increments March each year
Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation Scholarship Nationwide Up to $400 for eligible students April each year
GMiS Scholars Program Nationwide Various, for underrepresented students in tech April each year
SMA Native American STEM Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,500, for Native American STEM students June each year
Viceroy Auto Trans Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students March each year
Automotive Hall of Fame Educational Fund Nationwide Up to $2,000 for eligible students June each year
Clunker Junker Cash for Cars and College Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible female students Varies
SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund Nationwide Up to $5,000 for eligible students March each year
Edward D. Hendrickson/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years March each year
TMC/SAE Donald D. Dawson Technical Scholarship Nationwide Up to $6,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,500 increments for four years March each year
Fred M. Young Sr./SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years March each year
Tau Beta Pi/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students March each year
Yanmar/SAE Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students March each year
Horatio Alger Association CTE Scholarships Nationwide Up to $2,500 for eligible students June each year
AmericanMuscle Automotive Scholarship Nationwide Up to $2,000 for eligible students June & October each year