Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Associate's Degree in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

Find Schools Near

Associate’s Degrees in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

14,505 Yearly Graduations
$34,300 Median Salary
$12,000 Median Debt
There are 622 colleges and univerities across the nation that offer an associate's degree in vehicle repair. This degree is more popular with male students, and about 39% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 1.4% of vehicle repair graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Vehicle Repair Majors

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 14,505 students earned their associate's degree in vehicle repair. This makes it the 10th most popular associate's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in vehicle repair at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Undergraduate Certificate 28,245
Basic Certificate 22,948
Associate’s Degree 14,505
Bachelor’s Degree 300
Master’s Degree 7

Earnings of Vehicle Repair Majors With Associate’s Degrees

The median salary for graduates holding an associate's degree in vehicle repair is $34,300. This number may vary for a lot of reasons. For instance, you may decide to move to a location where people with your degree are rare and make more money.

To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $30,000 to a high of $36,600.

undefined

Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding an associate's degree in vehicle repair is $12,000. The school you go to and how long it takes you to graduate, among other things, can cause this number to vary.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $16,800 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $11,000.

undefined

The median monthly payment of a vehicle repair graduate with a 10-year repayment plan is $125.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue associate's degrees in vehicle repair. About 94.1% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 13,654
Women 851
Gender Diversity of Associate's Degrees in Vehicle Repair

The racial-ethnic distribution of vehicle repair associate’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 555
Black or African American 821
Hispanic or Latino 3,408
White 7,939
International Students 209
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,573
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Vehicle Repair Associate's Degree Students

There are 622 colleges that offer an associate’s degree in vehicle repair. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

916 Yearly Graduations
6% Women
5% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for vehicle repair students seekingan associate's degree is University of Northwestern Ohio. Each year, around 3,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $10,566 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,714 per year.

The vehicle repair program at University of Northwestern Ohio awarded 916 associate's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 5% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 6% were women.

855 Yearly Graduations
4% Women
53% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 2nd most popular school in the country for vehicle repair majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Universal Technical Institute - Avondale. Roughly 1,800 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 855 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from UTI Avondale. About 4% of this group were women, and 53% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

470 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
65% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 3rd most popular school in the country for vehicle repair majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Universal Technical Institute - Dallas. Roughly 1,600 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 470 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from UTI Dallas. About 5% of this group were women, and 65% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

Universal Technical Institute - Rancho Cucamonga

Rancho Cucamonga, California
470 Yearly Graduations
4% Women
81% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Universal Technical Institute - Rancho Cucamonga is the 3rd most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 1,300 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 470 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at UTI Rancho Cucamonga. Of these students, 4% were women and 81% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

415 Yearly Graduations
4% Women
67% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 5th most popular school in the country for vehicle repair majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Universal Technical Institute - Sacramento. Roughly 1,200 attend the school each year. The vehicle repair program at Universal Technical Institute - Sacramento awarded 415 associate's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 4% were women and 67% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

293 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Texas State Technical College is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 10,700 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 293 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from TSTC. Around 39% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 5% were women.

#7

Western Technical College

El Paso, Texas
175 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
75% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Western Technical College comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degrees in vehicle repair. Roughly 1,300 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 175 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from Western Technical College. Of these students, 5% were women and 75% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

155 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
85% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Universal Technical Institute - Long Beach is the 8th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Each year, around 1,000 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 155 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from UTI Long Beach. Of these students, 5% were women and 85% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

154 Yearly Graduations
3% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology is the 9th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 300 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 154 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at Spartan College - Denver. Of these students, 3% were women and 28% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

151 Yearly Graduations
8% Women
62% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is the 10th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 1,600 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $25,300 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $26,064 per year.

The vehicle repair program at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology awarded 151 associate's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 62% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 8% were women.

#11

Pennsylvania College of Technology

Williamsport, Pennsylvania
131 Yearly Graduations
1% Women
12% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Pennsylvania College of Technology is the 11th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 4,900 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $14,670 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $14,670 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 131 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at Penn College. About 1% of this group were women, and 12% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#12

Southeast Community College Area

Lincoln, Nebraska
121 Yearly Graduations
1% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Southeast Community College Area comes in at #12 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degrees in vehicle repair. Each year, around 9,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 121 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from Southeast Community College. Around 7% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 1% were women.

#13

Hallmark University

San Antonio, Texas
120 Yearly Graduations
9% Women
63% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Hallmark University is the 13th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Each year, around 900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 120 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from Hallmark. Around 63% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 9% were women.

#13

Ivy Tech Community College

Indianapolis, Indiana
120 Yearly Graduations
10% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Ivy Tech Community College is the 13th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 72,600 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 120 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at Ivy Tech Community College. Of these students, 10% were women and 18% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

117 Yearly Graduations
2% Women
91% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 15th most popular school in the country for vehicle repair majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology. Each year, around 2,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 117 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at OSU Institute of Technology. Around 91% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 2% were women.

#16

Ohio Technical College

Cleveland, Ohio
113 Yearly Graduations
9% Women
23% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 16th most popular school in the country for vehicle repair majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Ohio Technical College. Each year, around 900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 113 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at Ohio Technical College. Of these students, 9% were women and 23% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#17

Lake Area Technical Institute

Watertown, South Dakota
112 Yearly Graduations
3% Women
3% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Lake Area Technical Institute is the 17th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Each year, around 2,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 112 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at LATI. About 3% of this group were women, and 3% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#18

Rosedale Technical College

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
107 Yearly Graduations
7% Women
14% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Rosedale Technical College comes in at #18 on our list of the most popular colleges offering associate's degrees in vehicle repair. Roughly 300 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 107 associate's degrees were handed out to vehicle repair majors at Rosedale Technical College. Of these students, 7% were women and 14% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#19

St Philip's College

San Antonio, Texas
105 Yearly Graduations
7% Women
83% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

St Philip's College is the 19th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 12,900 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 105 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from St Philip's College. About 7% of this group were women, and 83% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#20

Alfred State College

Alfred, New York
101 Yearly Graduations
3% Women
9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Alfred State College is the 20th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in vehicle repair. Roughly 3,700 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 101 people received their associate's degree in vehicle repair from Alfred State. Of these students, 3% were women and 9% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to vehicle repair that offer associate’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Heating, Ventilation, Air & Cooling 2,045
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 1,809
Heavy Equipment Maintenance 1,599
Precision Systems Maintenance 825
Other Mechanic Technologies 742

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.