Technical and Trade Schools in Maryland

Auto Mechanic Schools in Maryland

Maryland can be an amazing state to explore and live in while attending school. This going along with the amazing schools in the state such as the nationally renowned Lincoln Tech, students will surely get the most of their educational experience. These schools are extremely good at balancing the classroom lecture with hands-on learning. While Lincoln Tech will have it’s own auto shops, some of the smaller schools will do a great job at getting its students connected with local auto professionals for internships and apprenticeships in their auto shops for great hands-on experience outside of what they can do in the classroom.

List of Automotive Schools in Maryland

  • Lincoln Tech, Columbia, MD
  • Allegany College of Maryland, Cumberland, MD
  • The Community College of Baltimore County, Multiple Cities, MD
  • Montgomery College, Multiple Cities, MD
  • Prince George’s Community College, Largo, MD

Mechanic Schools in Maryland

Mechanic Jobs in Maryland


Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Maryland

One of the best parts about Maryland is its close proximity to many other great places which is why its cost of living is so high. This is leveled out by the state having a much higher average salary than the national average so auto mechanics will be able to make a good living off of their trade. This is especially true with more degrees or certificates as employers are almost always looking to pay a higher salary to an employee who has more training or experience. Along with that, the projected job growth in the state is higher than the national average which shows that auto mechanics should not ever be without work in the foreseeable future which is worth the higher cost of living.

Job TypeTotal in MarylandAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics12,440$23.44$48,760
Automotive Body and Related Repairers2,510$25.85$53,770
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers470$17.91$37,260
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists3,820$24.41$50,780

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Directory of Maryland Tech Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Maryland

Lincoln Tech

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Automotive Technology
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All Mechanic Schools & Vocational Schools in Maryland

SchoolAddressProgramsMore Details
Allegany College of Maryland
12401 Willowbrook Road SE
Cumberland, MD 21502
Automotive Technology

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The Community College of Baltimore County
Multiple LocationsAutomotive Technology

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Montgomery College
Multiple LocationsAutomotive Technology
Automotive Electrical Systems Specialist
Powertrain Specialist
Undercar Specialist

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Prince George’s Community College
301 Largo Road
Largo, MD 20774
Auto Body Repair & Refinishing
Automotive Technology
Small Gas Engines
Motorcycle Mechanics & Repair

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Available Trade School Grants & Scholarships

Nationwide Scholarships and Grants

Automotive Scholarships and GrantsLocationDescriptionDeadline
Future Mechanic GrantNationwideUp to $1,000 for aspiring auto mechanics12/1/2019
Andrew Piech Memorial ScholarshipNationwideUp to $2,200 for graduates of New Mexico high schoolJune each year
Mike Rowe Work Ethic ScholarshipNationwideFull-Tuition paid for eligible studentsMarch each year
Federal Pell GrantsNationwideUp to $6,195, for low-income householdsVaries
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)NationwideVarious, for low-income householdsVaries
Automotive Aftermarket ScholarshipNationwideVarious, one application for many scholarshipsMarch each year
Berto Diaz Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for Mechanical Engineering StudentsJanuary each year
BMW/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $6,000 paid annually in $1,500 incrementsMarch each year
Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation ScholarshipNationwideUp to $400 for eligible studentsApril each year
GMiS Scholars ProgramNationwideVarious, for underrepresented students in techApril each year
SMA Native American STEM ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,500, for Native American STEM studentsJune each year
Viceroy Auto Trans ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible studentsMarch each year
Automotive Hall of Fame Educational FundNationwideUp to $2,000 for eligible studentsJune each year
Clunker Junker Cash for Cars and College ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible female studentsVaries
SEMA Memorial Scholarship FundNationwideUp to $5,000 for eligible studentsMarch each year
Edward D. Hendrickson/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four yearsMarch each year
TMC/SAE Donald D. Dawson Technical ScholarshipNationwideUp to $6,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,500 increments for four yearsMarch each year
Fred M. Young Sr./SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four yearsMarch each year
Tau Beta Pi/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible studentsMarch each year
Yanmar/SAE ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible studentsMarch each year
Horatio Alger Association CTE ScholarshipsNationwideUp to $2,500 for eligible studentsJune each year
AmericanMuscle Automotive ScholarshipNationwideUp to $2,000 for eligible studentsJune & October each year