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2022 Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools

377 Colleges in the United States
100,894 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded
$31,617 Avg Early-Career Salary
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a degree in mechanic and repair technologies. It is ranked #27 out of 38 major degree programs in terms of popularity. While this may limit the number of schools that offer the degree program, there are still top-quality ones to be found.

For its 2022 ranking, College Factual looked at 377 schools in the United States to determine which ones were the best for mechanic and repair technologies students pursuing a degree. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 100,894 degrees in mechanic and repair technologies during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Choosing a Great Mechanic & Repair Technologies School

Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools Your choice of mechanic and repair technologies school matters, so we have put together these rankings to help you make your decision. For our Best Overall Mechanic & Repair Technologies School rankings, we roll up the results of our degree-level rankings, weighted by the number of degrees awarded at that level.

In order to find the schools that are the best fit for you, you may want to filter to one of the degree levels below.

Pick Your Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degree Level

When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools list to help you make the college decision. More interested in schools in a specific area of the country? Filter this list by region or state.

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Best Schools for Mechanic & Repair Technologies in the United States

The schools below may not offer all types of mechanic and repair technologies degrees so you may want to filter by degree level first. However, they are great for the degree levels they do offer. Only those schools that rank in the top 15% of all the schools we analyze get awarded with a place on this list.

25 Top Schools in Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In FL
283 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide is a great choice for students pursuing a degree in mechanic and repair technologies. Located in the small city of Daytona Beach, Embry-Riddle Worldwide is a private not-for-profit university with a large student population.

There were about 283 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Embry-Riddle Worldwide in the most recent data year.

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#2

Ranken Technical College

Saint Louis, MO
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
297 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Ranken Technical College is a good decision for students pursuing a degree in mechanic and repair technologies. Ranken Technical College is a small private not-for-profit college located in the large city of Saint Louis. A Best Schools rank of #143 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Ranken Technical College is a great college overall.

There were roughly 297 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Ranken Technical College in the most recent year we have data available. Degree recipients from the mechanic and repair technologies major at Ranken Technical College make $9,016 more than the average graduate with the same degree when they enter the workforce.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In SD
154 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Any student pursuing a degree in mechanic and repair technologies needs to check out Lake Area Technical Institute. Located in the town of Watertown, LATI is a public school with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #206 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means LATI is a great school overall.

There were approximately 154 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at LATI in the most recent data year.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
759 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Any student pursuing a degree in mechanic and repair technologies has to take a look at University of Northwestern Ohio. Located in the small suburb of Lima, University of Northwestern Ohio is a private not-for-profit university with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #413 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means University of Northwestern Ohio is a great university overall.

There were about 759 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at University of Northwestern Ohio in the most recent data year. Those mechanic and repair technologies students who get their degree from University of Northwestern Ohio earn $3,949 more than the average mechanic and repair technologies student.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
95 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Flushing, Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #565 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is a great college overall.

There were approximately 95 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology in the most recent data year. Mechanic & Repair Technologies degree recipients from Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology get an earnings boost of approximately $3,183 over the average income of mechanic and repair technologies majors.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
128 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a small public college located in the small city of Lancaster. A Best Schools rank of #266 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a great college overall.

There were roughly 128 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in the most recent year we have data available. Degree recipients from the mechanic and repair technologies degree program at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology make $8,549 more than the average college grad in this field when they enter the workforce.

More information about a degree in mechanic and repair technologies from Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
140 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the suburb of East Greenwich, New England Tech is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #274 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means New England Tech is a great school overall.

There were approximately 140 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at New England Tech in the most recent data year. Those mechanic and repair technologies students who get their degree from New England Institute of Technology earn $2,483 more than the average mechanic and repair technologies grad.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In TX
570 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

TSTC is a large public college located in the midsize city of Waco. A Best Schools rank of #418 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means TSTC is a great college overall.

There were about 570 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at TSTC in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in mechanic and repair technologies from Texas State Technical College

Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
344 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Wallace State, Hanceville is a small public college located in the town of Hanceville. This college ranks 19th out of 48 colleges for overall quality in the state of Alabama.

There were approximately 344 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Wallace State, Hanceville in the most recent data year. Soon after graduation, mechanic and repair technologies degree recipients typically make an average of $28,900 in their early careers.

More information about a degree in mechanic and repair technologies from Wallace State Community College, Hanceville

Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
145 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

OSU Institute of Technology is a small public university located in the town of Okmulgee. This university ranks 8th out of 36 colleges for overall quality in the state of Oklahoma.

There were about 145 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at OSU Institute of Technology in the most recent data year. Mechanic & Repair Technologies degree recipients from Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology get an earnings boost of about $14,733 over the typical income of mechanic and repair technologies majors.

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Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In OK

Southeastern Oklahoma State University is a moderately-sized public university located in the town of Durant. This university ranks 16th out of 36 colleges for overall quality in the state of Oklahoma.

There were approximately 24 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in the most recent data year.

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#12

Dunwoody College of Technology

Minneapolis, MN
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
51 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Dunwoody College of Technology is a small private not-for-profit college located in the city of Minneapolis. A Best Schools rank of #260 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Dunwoody College of Technology is a great college overall.

There were about 51 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Dunwoody College of Technology in the most recent year we have data available. Mechanic & Repair Technologies degree recipients from Dunwoody College of Technology receive an earnings boost of around $16,683 above the typical income of mechanic and repair technologies graduates.

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#13

Odessa College

Odessa, TX
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
11th Most Popular In TX
76 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Odessa College is a moderately-sized public college located in the city of Odessa. This college ranks 71st out of 136 colleges for overall quality in the state of Texas.

There were roughly 76 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Odessa College in the most recent data year.

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#14

Hennepin Technical College

Brooklyn Park, MN
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
221 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Hennepin Technical College is a small public college located in the suburb of Brooklyn Park. This college ranks 35th out of 63 colleges for overall quality in the state of Minnesota.

There were approximately 221 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Hennepin Technical College in the most recent data year. Mechanic & Repair Technologies degree recipients from Hennepin Technical College get an earnings boost of around $14,633 above the typical earnings of mechanic and repair technologies majors.

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#15

Columbus Technical College

Columbus, GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
474 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Columbus, Columbus Technical College is a public college with a small student population. This college ranks 29th out of 80 colleges for overall quality in the state of Georgia.

There were about 474 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Columbus Technical College in the most recent year we have data available. Soon after graduating, mechanic and repair technologies degree recipients generally earn an average of $20,800 in their early careers.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
45 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the town of Wahpeton, North Dakota State College of Science is a public college with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #694 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means North Dakota State College of Science is a great college overall.

There were roughly 45 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at North Dakota State College of Science in the most recent year we have data available. Mechanic & Repair Technologies degree recipients from North Dakota State College of Science earn a boost of around $13,983 above the average income of mechanic and repair technologies majors.

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#17

Bismarck State College

Bismarck, ND
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In ND
38 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the small city of Bismarck, BSC is a public college with a small student population. A Best Schools rank of #351 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means BSC is a great college overall.

There were roughly 38 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at BSC in the most recent year we have data available.

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#18

Century College

White Bear Lake, MN
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
11th Most Popular In MN
133 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Century College is a moderately-sized public college located in the large suburb of White Bear Lake. This college ranks 31st out of 63 schools for overall quality in the state of Minnesota.

There were roughly 133 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Century College in the most recent data year.

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#19

Central Georgia Technical College

Warner Robins, GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In GA
984 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

CGTC is a medium-sized public college located in the city of Warner Robins. This college ranks 27th out of 80 colleges for overall quality in the state of Georgia.

There were about 984 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at CGTC in the most recent year we have data available.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
2nd Most Popular In MO
164 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

STC is a small public college located in the rural area of Linn. A Best Schools rank of #508 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means STC is a great college overall.

There were about 164 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at STC in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in mechanic and repair technologies from State Technical College of Missouri

Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
102 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Cloud County Community College is a small public college located in the rural area of Concordia. This college ranks 32nd out of 54 schools for overall quality in the state of Kansas.

There were about 102 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Cloud County Community College in the most recent data year. Those mechanic and repair technologies students who get their degree from Cloud County Community College receive $31,583 more than the typical mechanic and repair technologies student.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In PA
189 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Williamsport, Penn College is a public college with a small student population. This college ranks 68th out of 134 colleges for overall quality in the state of Pennsylvania.

There were approximately 189 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Penn College in the most recent year we have data available.

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#23

Aiken Technical College

Graniteville, SC
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
7th Most Popular In SC

Located in the rural area of Graniteville, Aiken Technical College is a public college with a small student population. This college ranks 37th out of 50 colleges for overall quality in the state of South Carolina.

There were approximately 13 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Aiken Technical College in the most recent data year.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
38 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

ATCC is a small public college located in the town of Alexandria. This college ranks 39th out of 63 colleges for overall quality in the state of Minnesota.

There were roughly 38 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at ATCC in the most recent year we have data available. Those mechanic and repair technologies students who get their degree from Alexandria Technical & Community College receive $9,433 more than the standard mechanic and repair technologies grad.

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Associate Degree Highest Degree Type
5th Most Popular In TX
269 Mechanic & Repair Technologies Degrees Awarded

Located in the city of Fort Worth, Tarrant County College is a public college with a very large student population. A Best Schools rank of #178 out of 2,576 colleges nationwide means Tarrant County College is a great college overall.

There were about 269 mechanic and repair technologies students who graduated with this degree at Tarrant County College in the most recent data year.

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Rest of the Top Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools

#29

LaGuardia Community College

Long Island City, NY

#33

Vermont Technical College

Randolph, VT
#35

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI

#41

Savannah Technical College

Savannah, GA

#42

Massachusetts Bay Community College

Wellesley Hills, MA
#43

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City, UT
#44

SUNY Cobleskill

Cobleskill, NY
#46

Coastline Community College

Fountain Valley, CA
#48

South Seattle College

Seattle, WA
#49

Southeast Technical College

Sioux Falls, SD

Additional Award Winners

This list represents the rest of the colleges awarded a Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools badge. Showing in this list means the school was ranked in the top 15% of the 377 different United States mechanic and repair technologies schools we analyzed.

Rank College Location
50 Dakota County Technical College Rosemount, MN
51 Mohawk Valley Community College Utica, NY
52 St Cloud Technical and Community College Saint Cloud, MN
53 Vincennes University Vincennes, IN
54 Community College of Baltimore County Baltimore, MD
55 Clover Park Technical College Lakewood, WA
56 University of Alaska Fairbanks Fairbanks, AK

Honorable Mentions

These are some additional schools worth mentioning that are also great but just didn't quite make the cut to earn our top Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools award.

Rank College Location
57 Johnson College Scranton, PA
58 Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville, GA
59 Alfred State College Alfred, NY
60 Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell Campus Roswell, NM
61 Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire, WI
62 Honolulu Community College Honolulu, HI
63 Metropolitan Community College Omaha, NE
64 Ferris State University Big Rapids, MI
65 Ivy Tech Community College Indianapolis, IN
66 Tri-County Technical College Pendleton, SC
67 Pittsburgh Technical College Oakdale, PA
68 Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny, IA
69 Montana State University - Northern Havre, MT
70 Los Medanos College Pittsburg, CA
71 Suffolk County Community College Selden, NY
72 Northeast Community College Norfolk, NE
73 College of Alameda Alameda, CA
74 Rock Valley College Rockford, IL
75 Del Mar College Corpus Christi, TX

Mechanic & Repair Technologies by Region

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Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

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Mechanic & Repair Technologies Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 61,193
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration 19,871
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance 8,872
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 8,056
Precision Systems Maintenance 1,310
Mechanic & Repair Tech (Other) 1,111
Mechanics & Repairers 420
Energy Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 61

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Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Alfred Palmer.

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