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How Much Does Mechanic Training Cost?

The cost of automotive mechanic training at these schools averages between $15,000 and $20,000. Your program costs will be related to location, how long your mechanic program takes to complete, plus any specialized training taken.

Most of the automotive service technology programs offered by our partner colleges are within a few thousand dollars of each other.

Cost Of Auto Service Technician Training

Automotive service technician certification and diploma programs at the schools we researched take close to 12 months to complete, and tuition costs between $15,000 - $20,000. Applicable financial aid will reduce costs for those who qualify.

Arizona Automotive Institute: Automotive Service Technology program is a little over $19,000 for tuition and fees. This doesn't include living and other expenses.

Porter & Chester Institute: Automotive Service Technology program tuition and fees is estimated a little over $17,000. This doesn't include living and other expenses.

South Texas Vocational Technical Institute: Automotive Service Technician Diploma program estimated tuition and fees is $18,360, not including personal and other expenses.

Tidewater Tech: Automotive Technician Diploma program tuition and fees costs close to $15,500 according to its net price calculator, not including living and other expenses.

UEI College: Automotive Technician program cost is close to $20,000, not including living and other expenses.

Lincoln Technical Institute: Automotive Technology program tuition is $17,900. This doesn't include room and board or the student life fee.

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Cost Of Aircraft Maintenance Training

Aircraft maintenance training programs generally take 18 months - 2 years to complete, with tuition costs at our partner schools being between $35,000 - $56,000.

San Joaquin Valley College: Aviation Maintenance Technology 2 year associate degree program's total charges for students completing on-time is $35,526.

Aviation Institute of Maintenance: Tuition for the Associate of Occupational Science Degree in Aviation Maintenance Technology program has a median cost of $56,000.

National Aviation Academy: Avionics Maintenance Technology program costs $38,500 including tuition and fees.

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Cost Of Diesel Mechanic Training

The cost of diesel and heavy truck mechanic programs at our partner schools is between $24,000 - $34,000. Not including expenses such as room and board or personal.

Lincoln Technical Institute: Diesel and Truck Technology program estimated tuition cost is $34,050 according to its net price calculator. Not including room and board or other expenses.

Arizona Automotive Institute: Diesel-heavy truck program tuition and fees is close to $24,000 not including books, supplies, living expenses, and other costs.

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With these figures, we're giving you a solid idea of what kind of cost to expect. Confirm this information by talking with your potential school’s admissions department. These listed prices are only meant to be a close approximation, though we used each school’s official net price calculator whenever available.

Remember, these program costs are not yet adjusted by any financial aid assistance you may receive. Learn about financial aid for mechanic school.


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