Mechanic Schools in Mississippi

Schools in Mississippi

Mechanic Jobs in Mississippi

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Projected Job Growth

Auto Mechanic Schools in Mississippi

Many of the schools that offer mechanic degrees and certificates in Mississippi have many locations so no matter where you are, a school will be near to you. This is beneficial because even if you need to move during your course, there is a good chance you will be able to only transfer campuses rather than transferring between completely different schools. Most of these schools are quite small ensuring that classes will be intimate and educators will be able to provide a maximum amount of attention to each student. Lastly, there are a large amount of schools that offer education in diesel equipment tech which is important as this is projected to be have the highest job growth in Mississippi at 7.6%.

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Mississippi

As stated above, the diesel engine specialist job is projected to grow the fastest so there is a large opportunity to find a position in this field as soon as you get your degree or certification. One of the downsides of working as a mechanic in Mississippi is that the wage is slightly lower than in many other states. Fortunately, neighboring states such as Alabama and Tennessee offer higher average wages so if you want to stay in the southeast but want higher pay, these are the states to work in!

Job Type Total in Mississippi Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 5,240 $18.11 $37,660
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 1,020 $19.89 $41,380
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 2,680 $18.15 $37,750

Directory of Mississippi Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Mississippi

Hinds Community College Logo

Hinds Community College
Programs:
Automotive Machinist Technology
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
Small Engine and Equipment Repair
and more…

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Logo

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Programs:
Auto Collision Repair Technology
Automotive Light Diesel Technology
Automotive Technology
and more…

Itawamba Community College Logo

Itawamba Community College
Programs:
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
Toyota AMT Program
and more…

All Mechanic Schools in Mississippi

School Address Programs More Details
Coahoma Community College 3240 Friars Point Road
Clarksdale, MS 38614
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
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Copiah-Lincoln Community College Multiple Locations Automotive Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
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East Central Community College 15738 Hwy 15 South, P.O. Box 129
Decatur, MS 39327
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Collision Repair Technology
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East Mississippi Community College Multiple Locations Automotive Technology
Diesel Mechanics
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Holmes Community College Multiple Locations Automotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology
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Jones County Junior College 900 South Court St.
Ellisville, MS 39437
Automotive Technology View School
Meridian Community College 910-Hwy 19 North
Meridian, MS 39307
Automotive Technology View School
Mississippi Delta Community College Hwy 3 & Cherry St.
Moorhead, MS 38761
Automotive Machine Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
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Northeast Mississippi Community College 101 Cunningham Boulevard
Booneville, MS 38829
Automotive Mechanics
Automotive Service
Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Power Technology
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Northwest Mississippi Community College Multiple Locations Automotive Tech
Collision Repair Technology
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Pearl River Community College Multiple Locations Automotive Mechanics Technology View School
Southwest Mississippi Community College 1156 College Drive
Summit, MS 39666
Automotive Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
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Available Grants & Scholarships

Grant School Description Link
Future Mechanic Grant Any $1,000 for education expenses View Grant