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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 32-404-2
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Automotive Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Automotive Technician
Automotive Worker
Automotive Machine Operator
Custom Shop Mechanic
General Service Mechanic

Average Median Wage


Automotive Technician Programs

This program is designed to provide students with skills necessary to enter or advance in many automotive industry positions. The technology, diagnosis and repair of automotive and light truck electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems are studied. Considerable time is spent developing hands-on skills that are used on the job. Skills learned in the program are valuable to individuals choosing to enter professions other than automotive technician.