Mechanic Schools in Pennsylvania

Auto Mechanic Schools in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is a state made up of big cities and small towns, which gives you a wide range of options when it comes to emerging in a career as an Auto Mechanic. There are schools in Philadelphia, Exton, Pittsburgh, and more. All give you different options such as becoming an Automotive Service Technician, working on Auto Body & Glass Repair, or even becoming a Diesel Engine Specialists. There are many options in Pennsylvania, so you really get the freedom to consider many locations, tuition costs, financial aid, specializations, learning environments and housing options.

List of Automotive Schools in Pennsylvania

  • New Castle School of Trades, New Castle, PA
  • Automotive Training Center, Multiple Cities, PA
  • Berks Career & Technology Center, Leesport, PA
  • Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science & Technology, Bellefonte, PA
  • Commonwealth Technical Institute, Johnstown, PA
  • Community College of Alleghany County, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Clearfield County Career & Technology Center, Clearfield, PA
  • Delaware County Community College, Media, PA
  • Forbes Road Career & Technology Center, Monroeville, PA
  • Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center, Altoona, PA
  • Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center, Johnstown, PA
  • Harrisburg Area Community College, Harrisburg, PA
  • Indiana County Technology Center, Indiana, PA
  • Johnson College, Scranton, PA
  • Lancaster County Career & Technology Center, Willow Street, PA
  • Lebanon County Area Vocational School, Lebanon, PA
  • Lincoln Technical Institute, Philadelphia, PA
  • Luzerme County Community College, Nanticoke, PA
  • Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell, PA
  • Northampton County Area Community College, Bethlehem, PA
  • PennCo Tech, Bristol, PA
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, PA
  • Rosedale Technical College, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Somerset County Technology Center, Somerset, PA
  • Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center, Springville, PA
  • Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, Lancaster, PA
  • Universal Technical Institute, Exton, PA

Mechanic Schools in Pennsylvania

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Working as an Auto Mechanic in Pennsylvania

You actually aren’t required to hold a license or have post-secondary training to become a mechanic in Pennsylvania, but most companies do require it, nevertheless. It also looks better that you are taking the time to get this education when you don’t have to, you’re looked at as a more valuable asset. Pennsylvania has one of the top five employment rates for auto mechanics in the United States and there are many different routes you can take, most in which can start anywhere from $30,000 – $50,000 a year depending on experience and even more on if you received that education.

Job TypeTotal in PennsylvaniaAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics31,720$18.29$38,040
Automotive Body and Related Repairers7,090$20.50$42,650
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers880$18.23$37,920
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists12,020$21.32$44,340

Directory of Pennsylvania Tech Schools

Featured Trade Schools in PA

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Automotive Technology
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Motorcycle Technology
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All Mechanic Schools & Vocational Schools in Pennsylvania

 

SchoolAddressProgramsEnrollment
Automotive Training Center
Multiple CampusesAutomotive Technology
Diesel Technology
PENNDOT Certification
Collision Repair
Hi-Performance Technology
Marine Service Technology

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Berks Career & Technology Center
1057 County Road
Leesport, PA 19533
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
Diesel Technology
Recreational & Power Equipment Technology

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Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science & Technology
540 N Harrison Road
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
Diesel Technology
High Performance Motorsports

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Commonwealth Technical Institute
727 Goucher Street
Johnstown, PA 15905
Automotive Technology

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Community College of Allegheny County
800 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Automotive Technology

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Community College of Philadelphia
1700 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Automotive Service
Automotive Technology

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Clearfield County Career & Technology Center
1620 River Road
Clearfield, PA 16830
Auto Mechanics
Collision Repair
Diesel Equipment Maintenance & Repair

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Delaware County Community College
901 Media Line Road
Media, PA 19063
Automotive Technology

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Forbes Road Career & Technology Center
607 Beatty Road
Monroeville, PA 15146
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
Diesel Technology

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Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center
1500 4th Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
Automotive Technology
Automotive Diesel Technology

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Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center
445 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904
Automotive Repair
Auto Inspection
Diesel Technology

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Harrisburg Area Community College
1 Hacc Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Automotive Technology
General Motors ASEP

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Indiana County Technology Center
441 Hamill Road
Indiana, PA 15701
Automotive Technology

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Johnson College
3427 N Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18508
Automotive Technology
Diesel Truck Technology

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Lancaster County Career & Technology Center
1730 Hans Herr Drive
Willow Street, PA 17584
Automotive Technology
Vehicle Safety Inspection

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Lebanon County Area Vocational School
833 Metro Drive
Lebanon, PA 17042
Auto Body
Automotive Technology
Diesel Truck Technology

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Lincoln Technical Institute
9191 Torresdale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Automotive Technology

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Luzerne County Community College
1333 South Prospect Street
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Automotive Technology
Diesel Truck Technology

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Montgomery County Community College
340 Dekalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422
CNC Machining

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Northampton County Area Community College
3835 Green Pond Road
Bethlehem, PA 18020
Automotive Technology

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PennCo Tech
3815 Otter Street
Bristol, PA 19007
Auto Body & Paint Technician
Automotive Technology
Diesel Truck Technology

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Pennsylvania College of Technology
1 College Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair & Restoration
Diesel & Power Generation

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Rosedale Technical College
215 Beecham Drive #2
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
Diesel Technology
Industrial Technology

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Somerset County Technology Center
281 Technology Drive
Somerset, PA 15501
Auto Body Technology
Auto Inspection
Automotive Technology

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Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center
2380 Elk Lake School Road
Springville, PA 18844
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair
Vehicle Maintenance

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Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
750 E King Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
Automotive Technology
Collision Repair Technology

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Universal Technical Institute
750 Pennsylvania Drive
Exton, PA 19341
Automotive Technology
Diesel Technology
Industrial Technology

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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