Looking for a career in the automotive industry?
Chipola College has a state of the art training facility offering a National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) master certified program at a fraction of the cost of programs like Wyotech and UTI. Our graduates are employed nationwide in the automotive industry doing something they love. There are so many careers in the automotive industry and the demands are growing daily. Stop by and let us show you our nationally renowned award winning program and get you started on your path to gainful employment in a high wage, high demand rewarding automotive career.
U.S. Bureau of Statistics “Automotive Industry”
The median annual wage for automotive service technicians is $36,610. Masters Technicians can earn $90,000 annual after several years in the automotive field.
Employment of automotive service technicians and mechanics is projected to grow 9 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Job opportunities for qualified jobseekers are very good.
Jobseekers that have completed formal postsecondary training program enjoy the best job prospects. Those without formal automotive training are likely to face strong competition for entry-level jobs.
Faculty & Staff
John Gardner & Chase Vileg