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Automotive Schools in Arizona

There are 16 Arizona schools offering automotive programs. 1,755 students graduated with degrees from Arizona automotive schools in 2010. 937 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 818 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

3,423 students graduate from programs in Arizona in automotive technology, on average, per year. This accounts for 3% of students who schools in the United States graduate from automotive programs. Specifically, 818 students graduated with certificates in automotive technology and 937 with an associate's level degree.

16 automotive schools are in Arizona. And of these, 14 schools are public, while two schools are private. Tuition at a public automotive school varies from $1,412 to $2,310, while tuition at a private automotive school varies from $22,860 to $28,650.

Average tuition for automotive programs is $1,883. While the lowest tuition in Arizona, which is $1,412 every year, is at Yavapai College, the highest tuition for automotive programs, which is $28,650 per year, is at the Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc.

Automotive schools in this mountain state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Automotive Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

3,423 students graduate from programs in Arizona in automotive technology, on average, per year. This accounts for 3% of students who schools in the United States graduate from automotive programs. Specifically, 818 students graduated with certificates in automotive technology and 937 with an associate's level degree.

Automotive Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2250
  • Certificate 2007: 736
  • Certificate 2008: 2125
  • Certificate 2009: 686
  • Certificate 2010: 818
  • Associate 2006: 70
  • Associate 2007: 1687
  • Associate 2008: 2967
  • Associate 2009: 1313
  • Associate 2010: 937

Automotive Program Availability in Arizona

Arizona schools offer a total of 37 programs in automotive technology. Of these programs, approximately 54.1% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Automotive Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 20
  • Associate: 17

Career Trends

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19210
  • 25th Percentile: 47450
  • Median: 64090
  • 75th Percentile: 97620
  • 90th Percentile: 115380

Automotive Master Mechanics — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Master Mechanics — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19810
  • 25th Percentile: 26040
  • Median: 36160
  • 75th Percentile: 46940
  • 90th Percentile: 59360

Career Trends

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Employment Trend

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Employment Trend

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61270
  • Median Salary 2007: 60350
  • Median Salary 2008: 62550
  • Median Salary 2009: 57620
  • Median Salary 2010: 64090
  • Total Employed 2006: 360
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 380
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Automotive Master Mechanics — Employment Trend

Automotive Master Mechanics — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38010
  • Median Salary 2007: 37790
  • Median Salary 2008: 36030
  • Median Salary 2009: 36040
  • Median Salary 2010: 36160
  • Total Employed 2006: 13700
  • Total Employed 2007: 14040
  • Total Employed 2008: 13980
  • Total Employed 2009: 12210
  • Total Employed 2010: 12110

Arizona vs National Automotive Employment

Arizona vs National Automotive Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 2.032% (12430)

Automotive Schools in Arizona

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1. The Arizona Automotive Institute

6829 N 46th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301-3579
(623) 934-7273

The Arizona Automotive Institute, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Glendale, AZ. It offers two automotive programs. Students are offered two certificates in automotive technology by it. Overall, 1,734 students pursue degrees in four Arizona Automotive Institute programs.

2. The Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc

10695 West Pierce Street
Avondale, AZ 85323
(623) 245-4600

The Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc, which is very close to Avondale, Arizona, is located in a rural area. This school offers two automotive programs. Students are offered two automotive degrees at the associate's level by it. It is one of 7 technical colleges in Arizona.

3. The Maricopa Skill Center

1245 E Buckeye
Phoenix, AZ 85034-4101
(602) 238-4300

The Maricopa Skill Center, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Phoenix, AZ and this school offers one program in automotive technology. This school is a public institution.

4. Yavapai College

1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 445-7300

Yavapai College, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Prescott, AZ. It offers five programs in automotive technology. Specifically, this community college offers two automotive certificates to students and three associate's level degrees in automotive technology. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of Arizona.

5. Rio Salado College

2323 W 14th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 517-8000

Rio Salado College offers one automotive program and this college, which is very close to Tempe, Arizona, is located in a rural area. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering automotive technology.

6. Pima Community College

401 North Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85709-5000
(520) 206-4500

Pima Community College offers three programs in automotive technology. Of those, students are offered two certificates in automotive technology by it and one automotive degree at the associate's level. This college, which is 3.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Tucson, AZ. It is a public 2-year institution. This large college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering automotive technology in terms of programs.

7. Eastern Arizona College

615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552-0769
(928) 428-8322

Eastern Arizona College is located in town of Thatcher, Arizona. It offers four programs in automotive technology. More specifically, students are offered two certificates in automotive technology by it and two degrees at the associate's level in automotive technology. 6,799 students seek degrees in 119 Eastern Arizona College programs, overall. This college is the oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in automotive technology.

8. The East Valley Institute of Technology

1601 W Main St
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000

The East Valley Institute of Technology offers two automotive programs. This school offers two certificates in automotive technology to students. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Mesa, AZ. This school is one of 7 technical colleges in Arizona. This school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering automotive technology in terms of programs.

9. Mohave Community College

1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409-1238
(928) 757-4331

Mohave Community College, which is only a few miles from Kingman, is in a rural setting. This college offers two programs in automotive technology. This community college offers two degrees at the associate's level in automotive technology to students. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

10. Arizona Western College

2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365-8834
(928) 317-6000

Arizona Western College is located near Yuma, AZ. This school offers two programs in automotive technology. Out of those, it offers one certificate in automotive technology to students and one automotive degree at the associate's level. This school is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona. This school ranks seventh in terms of enrollment in the state of Arizona.

11. Glendale Community College

6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 845-3000

Glendale Community College offers two automotive programs. More specifically, it offers students one automotive certificate and one degree at the associate's level in automotive technology. This college is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown. This big college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

12. Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000

Mesa Community College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in automotive technology. More specifically, it offers students one automotive certificate and one automotive degree at the associate's level. Overall, 26,408 students seek degrees in 133 Mesa Community College programs. In terms of enrollment, it ranks third in the state of Arizona.

13. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225-2499
(480) 732-7000

Chandler/Gilbert Community College offers two programs in automotive technology. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in automotive technology and one associate's level degree in automotive technology. This college is in the suburbs of Chandler, Arizona. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This public college is the seventh largest institution in the state of Arizona offering automotive technology in terms of programs.

14. GateWay Community College

108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 392-5000

GateWay Community College, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Phoenix, AZ. It offers two automotive programs. More specifically, this college offers one certificate in automotive technology to students and one associate's level degree in automotive technology. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

15. Central Arizona College

8470 N Overfield Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128-9030
(520) 494-5444

Central Arizona College is located in Coolidge, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers three programs in automotive technology. Specifically, students are offered two certificates in automotive technology by it and one associate's level degree in automotive technology. 7,117 students seek degrees in 50 Central Arizona College programs, overall.

16. Cochise College

4190 W Highway 80
Douglas, AZ 85607-9724
(520) 515-0500

Cochise College offers two automotive programs. Out of those, it offers students one automotive certificate and one degree at the associate's level in automotive technology. This mid-sized school, which is near Douglas, is in a rural area. It is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona.