Trade Schools in North Dakota

Auto Mechanic Schools in North Dakota

Although there are a few schools in North Dakota, one school clearly stands out among the rest, North Dakota State College of Science. This is a result of their wide variety of options, offering over 10 different degrees and certifications which is the only school in the state to do so. NDSCS is a great school to go to if you are unsure of what you want to study or if you want to get into multiple different types of mechanic work. If you know you just want general automotive technician training, any of the other schools in North Dakota will be a great option!

Schools in North Dakota

Mechanic Jobs in North Dakota


Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in North Dakota

North Dakota is a great state to work in as a mechanic as it is among the highest paying states for automotive technicians. Not only do they pay really well in North Dakota, they also have an extremely high projected job growth so if you are worried about getting a job in a few years after you get your degree or certification, this is a great state to be. This type of job growth is not only good for new entrants into the job force, it will also be great for you a little bit further into the future as you seek promotions or a change in career. North Dakota is a hidden gem in the United States with it’s beautiful scenery and close vicinity to Canada if you want to travel internationally every once in a while.

Job TypeTotal in North Dakota
Average Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics2,300$20.85$43,380
Automotive Body and Related Repairers650$24.53$51,030
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists1,460$24.97$51,940

Directory of North Dakota Schools

Featured Trade School in North Dakota

North Dakota State College of Science

North Dakota State College of Science
Auto Body Repair & Refinishing Technology
Automotive Alignment & Brake Technician
Automotive Engine Technician
Automotive Technology
Automotive Transmission & Driveline Technician
Automotive & Diesel Master Technology
Case IH, Caterpillar, John Deere, & Komatsu Service Programs
Diesel Technology
Powersports Technology
and more…

All Mechanic Schools in North Dakota

SchoolAddressProgramsMore Details
Cankdeska Cikana Community College
214 1st Avenue
Fort Totten, ND 58335
Automotive TechnologyView School
Bismarck State College
1603 Edwards Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58506
Automotive Collision Technology
Automotive Technology
View School
Lake Region State College
1801 College Drive North
Devils Lake, ND 58301
Automotive TechnologyView School
Williston State College
1410 University Avenue
Williston, ND 58801
Transportation Technician TechnologyView School
United Tribes Technical College
3315 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504
Automotive Technology
Heavy Equipment Technology
View School

Available 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 school6/6/2019
Mike Rowe Work Ethic ScholarshipNationwideFull-Tuition paid for eligible students2019 closed
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 scholarships2019 closed
Berto Diaz Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for Mechanical Engineering Students2019 closed
BMW/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $6,000 paid annually in $1,500 increments2019 closed
Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation ScholarshipNationwideUp to $400 for eligible students4/15/2020
GMiS Scholars ProgramNationwideVarious, for underrepresented students in tech2019 closed
SMA Native American STEM ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,500, for Native American STEM students6/19/2019
Two Ten Higher Education ScholarshipsNationwideUp to $4,000 for students with 2 years of personal or parents experience in footwear industry2019 closed
Viceroy Auto Trans ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible students2019 closed
Automotive Hall of Fame Educational FundNationwideUp to $2,000 for eligible students6/30/2019
Clunker Junker Cash for Cars and College ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible female studentsVaries
SEMA Memorial Scholarship FundNationwideUp to $5,000 for eligible students3/1/2020
Edward D. Hendrickson/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years12/15/2019
TMC/SAE Donald D. Dawson Technical ScholarshipNationwideUp to $6,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,500 increments for four years12/15/2019
Fred M. Young Sr./SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years12/15/2019
Tau Beta Pi/SAE Engineering ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible students12/15/2019
Yanmar/SAE ScholarshipNationwideUp to $1,000 for eligible students4/1/2020
Horatio Alger Association CTE ScholarshipsNationwideUp to $2,500 for eligible students6/15 each year
AmericanMuscle Automotive ScholarshipNationwideUp to $2,000 for eligible students6/15 & 10/15 each year