Mechanic Schools in Mississippi

Auto Mechanic Schools in Mississippi

Quite a few of the trade schools in Mississippi have multiple locations so no matter where you are, a school will be near to you. Therefore, you should be set if you have to move locations mid-course. There is a good chance you will be able to transfer campuses rather than transferring between completely different mechanic schools in Mississippi. Along with that, most of these schools are quite small. In turn, this ensures 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 trade schools in Mississippi that offer education in diesel equipment tech. This is important as it is projected to have the highest job growth in Mississippi at 7.6%.

Schools in Mississippi

Mechanic Jobs in Mississippi

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Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Mississippi

As stated above, the diesel engine specialist job is projected to grow the fastest. In turn, there is a large opportunity to find a position in this field as soon as you get your degree or certification from a trade school in Mississippi. 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. Therefore, if you want to stay in the southeast but want higher pay, these are the states to work in. You can go to a mechanic school in Mississippi but get a job in a neighboring state!

Job TypeTotal in MississippiAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics5,240$18.11$37,660
Automotive Body and Related Repairers1,020$19.89$41,380
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists2,680$18.15$37,750

Directory of Trade Schools in Mississippi

Featured Mechanic 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

SchoolAddressProgramsMore Details
Coahoma Community College3240 Friars Point Road
Clarksdale, MS 38614
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
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Copiah-Lincoln Community CollegeMultiple LocationsAutomotive Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
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East Central Community College15738 Hwy 15 South, P.O. Box 129
Decatur, MS 39327
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Collision Repair Technology
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East Mississippi Community CollegeMultiple LocationsAutomotive Technology
Diesel Mechanics
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Holmes Community CollegeMultiple LocationsAutomotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology
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Jones County Junior College900 South Court St.
Ellisville, MS 39437
Automotive TechnologyView School
Meridian Community College910-Hwy 19 North
Meridian, MS 39307
Automotive TechnologyView School
Mississippi Delta Community CollegeHwy 3 & Cherry St.
Moorhead, MS 38761
Automotive Machine Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
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Northeast Mississippi Community College101 Cunningham Boulevard
Booneville, MS 38829
Automotive Mechanics
Automotive Service
Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Power Technology
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Northwest Mississippi Community CollegeMultiple LocationsAutomotive Tech
Collision Repair Technology
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Pearl River Community CollegeMultiple LocationsAutomotive Mechanics TechnologyView School
Southwest Mississippi Community College1156 College Drive
Summit, MS 39666
Automotive Technology
Diesel Equipment Technology
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Available Grants & Scholarships

GrantSchoolDescriptionLink
Future Mechanic GrantAny$1,000 for education expensesView Grant