Technical & Trade Schools in Virginia

Auto Mechanic Schools in Virginia

Virginia is a great place to become a mechanic, because of this, there are a variety of amazing schools here that offer accelerated programs that will allow you to not only get a good understanding of the industry but will get you out working on actual cars faster than a lot of other states. Check out our school directory to learn about more schools outside of Virginia.

Schools in Virginia

Mechanic Jobs in Virginia


Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Virginia

The top 5 jobs you can get in Virginia with an Auto Mechanic Degree is Tire / Lube Technician, Automotive Technician/Master Mechanic, Service Manager, Sales Associate, and Vehicle Inspector. These are definitely not your only options these are just the most popular jobs people in Virginia obtain with a degree. These are all very good options in terms of longevity, pay, and employee satisfaction. Virginia is also a very good place to be a mechanic and ranks well above average in pay, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Job Type Total in Virginia Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 19,680 $21.68 $45,100
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 4,060 $21.18 $48,730
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 6,650 $23.02 $47,870

Directory of Virginia Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Virginia

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All Mechanic Schools in Virginia

School Address Programs More Info
Advanced Technology Institute 5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Automotive Technology View School
Tidewater Community College 121 College Place
Norfolk, VA 23510
Automotive Technology
Diesel Technology
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Virginia Highlands Community College 100 VHCC Drive
Abingdon, VA 24212
Diesel Mechanic View School
Virginia Western Community College 3093 Colonial Ave
Roanoke, VA 24015
Automotive Analysis & Repair View School
Danville Community College 1008 S Main St
Danville, VA 24541
Automotive Analysis & Repair View School
Blue Ridge Community College 1 College Lane
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
Automotive Analysis & Repair
Automotive Mechanical Systems
Automotive Undercar & HVAC
Automotive Fuel & Electrical
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Germanna Community College 2130 Germanna Hwy
Locust Grove, VA 22508
Automotive Diagnostician
Automotive Technician
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J Sargeant Reynolds Community College 1651 E Parham Road
Henrico, VA 23228
Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair
Automotive Technology
Diesel Mechanics Technology
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New River Community College 5251 College Drive
Dublin, VA 24084
Automotive Analysis and Repair View School
Northern Virginia Community College 4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd Annandale, VA 22003 Automotive Technology
Maintenance & Light Repair
Collision Repair 
Diesel Mechanic
View School
Patrick Henry Community College 645 Patriot Avenue
Martinsville, VA 24112
Auto Body Technology
Automotive Technology
Motorsports Technician
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Southside Virginia Community College 109 Campus Dr
Alberta, VA 23821
Automotive Diagnosis & Tune-Up
Automotive Tune-Up
Diesel Technician
View School
Southwest Virginia Community College 369 College Road US Rt. 19 Richlands, VA 24641 Automotive Mechanics Technology View School
Thomas Nelson Community College 99 Thomas Nelson Drive
Hampton, VA 23666
Automotive Mechanics Technology View School
Wilson Workforce & Rehabilitation Center 64 James Anderson Road Fishersville, VA 22939 Automotive Technology View School

Available Grants & Scholarships

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