Trade Schools in Kentucky

 

Auto Mechanic Schools in Kentucky

The situation for trade and and mechanic schools in Kentucky is much different than in most states around the nation. Although there are many different schools all across the state, they are all intertwined within the Kentucky Community and Technical College System which acts as a connection between all the schools. This helps students if they need to move midway through their schooling, they will be able to transfer much easier than if they had to go to a whole new college system. Along with that, it is a good way to get training in multiple different areas as if you finish a degree you can transfer to another school and get another degree that you desire.

Schools in Kentucky

Mechanic Jobs in Kentucky

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Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Kentucky

Kentucky is a pretty good state to work as an auto mechanic as they provide a good average salary, on par with the national average, and is a little higher than the surrounding states. Along with that, job security is pretty good as the industry is expected to grow at a faster rate in the state than the national average suggests which is beneficial to new entrants into the job field or to current auto mechanics who are just looking for a change. Lastly, Kentucky is just a great state to be in if you love good food, beverages, and the outdoors. Especially horse related outdoors as Kentucky is home to the famous Kentucky Derby.

Job TypeTotal in KentuckyAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics8,410$18.29$38,030
Automotive Body and Related Repairers1,550$20.66$42,970
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists3,790$20.27$42,150

Directory of Kentucky Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Kentucky

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Kentucky Community & Technical College System
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Schools and Programs listed below

All Mechanic Schools in Kentucky

SchoolAddressProgramsMore Info
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College700 College Rd
Cumberland, KY 40823
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Technology
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Owensboro Community and Technical College4800 New Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
Automotive Technology
Diesel Technology
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Ashland Community and Technical College1400 College Drive
Ashland, KY 41101
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College1845 Loop Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
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Bluegrass Community and Technical College470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40506
Automotive Mechanics TechnologyView School
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College600 College Street Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Hazard Community and Technical CollegeOne Community College Drive
Hazard, KY 41701
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Jefferson Community and Technical College109 E Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
Mercedes-Benz, Toyota & Honda Certified Technician
Automotive Technology
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Maysville Community and Technical College1755 U.S. Hwy 68
Maysville, KY 41056
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Gateway Community and Technical College500 Technology Way
Florence, KY 41042
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
Ford Certified Technician
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West Kentucky Community and Technical College4810 Alben Barkley Drive
Paducah, KY 42002
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Big Sandy Community and Technical College1 Bert Combs Dr
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Somerset Community College808 Monticello Street
Somerset, KY 42501
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Diesel Technology
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Available Grants & Scholarships

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Future Mechanic GrantAny$1,000 for education expensesView Grant