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Automotive Schools in Mission Viejo, California

There are 27 schools located near Mission Viejo, CA offering automotive programs. In 2010, 2,532 students graduated with degrees from Mission Viejo automotive schools. 2,435 of all these students graduated with certificates and 97 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

3,842 students graduate from programs in Mission Viejo in automotive technology, on average, every year. This accounts for about 42% of automotive students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 2,435 students graduated with automotive certificates and 97 with an associate's level degree.

27 automotive schools are in Mission Viejo. And out of these, while four schools are private, 23 schools are public. Public automotive school tuition varies from $656 to $826, while tuition at a private automotive school varies from $17,407 to $30,650.

Average tuition for automotive programs is $823. While the lowest tuition in Mission Viejo, which is $656 each year, is at Cypress College, the highest tuition for automotive programs, which is $30,650 each year, is at the Universal Technical Institute of California Inc.

Mission Viejo schools offer certificates and associates degrees for automotive students.

Automotive Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Mission Viejo, California

3,842 students graduate from programs in Mission Viejo in automotive technology, on average, every year. This accounts for about 42% of automotive students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 2,435 students graduated with automotive certificates and 97 with an associate's level degree.

Automotive Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Mission Viejo, California

  • Certificate 2006: 2434
  • Certificate 2007: 2608
  • Certificate 2008: 4864
  • Certificate 2009: 2101
  • Certificate 2010: 2435
  • Associate 2006: 90
  • Associate 2007: 97
  • Associate 2008: 289
  • Associate 2009: 129
  • Associate 2010: 97

Automotive Program Availability in Mission Viejo, California

Mission Viejo schools offer a total of 94 automotive programs. Of these programs, about 58.5% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Automotive Program Availability in Mission Viejo, California

  • Certificate: 55
  • Associate: 39

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:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 76670
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Automotive Master Mechanics — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Master Mechanics — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23160
  • 25th Percentile: 28840
  • Median: 37570
  • 75th Percentile: 54090
  • 90th Percentile: 72940

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: 45490
  • Median Salary 2007: 50480
  • Median Salary 2008: 73490
  • Median Salary 2009: 74875
  • Median Salary 2010: 76670
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Automotive Master Mechanics — Employment Trend

Automotive Master Mechanics — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39690
  • Median Salary 2007: 36150
  • Median Salary 2008: 36380
  • Median Salary 2009: 36270
  • Median Salary 2010: 37570
  • Total Employed 2006: 5240
  • Total Employed 2007: 6050
  • Total Employed 2008: 5640
  • Total Employed 2009: 5360
  • Total Employed 2010: 4910

Mission Viejo vs California Automotive Employment

Mission Viejo vs California Automotive Employment

  • Employed in Mission Viejo: 8.631% (4960)

Automotive Schools in Mission Viejo, California

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1. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

Saddleback College, which is just 41.7 miles from neighboring South Gate, is 3.0 miles from Mission Viejo, CA. It offers two automotive programs. More specifically, this large college offers one certificate in automotive technology to students and one associate's level automotive technology degree. It is a public 2-year institution and this community college is the only institution in Mission Viejo offering automotive technology.