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Schools Offering Automotive Repair Programs in Oklahoma


Around 1.1% of Oklahoma's graduates graduate from automotive repair certificate programs every year. Thus, Oklahoma's 45 automotive schools put out approximately 1,103 automotive mechanics each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma with a automotive program is Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee, which is located in Muskogee. In 2010, it was ranked 60th nationwide. In 2010, Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee graduated 93 students from its automotive program.

Northwest Technology Center-Fairview, which was ranked 63rd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a automotive program. It is located in Fairview.

Indian Capital Technology Center-Stilwell, which was ranked 63rd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a automotive program. It is located in Stilwell. 18 students graduated with certificate in automotive from Indian Capital Technology Center-Stilwell in 2010. The tuition rate at Indian Capital Technology Center-Stilwell was $0 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Oklahoma automotive school, average tuition will be $203 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,659 per year to $3,795 per year. In 2010, the automotive schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Oklahoma were:

  1. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee - located in Okmulgee, students are charged $3,795 per year
  2. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year
  3. Oklahoma City Community College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,659 per year

The following Oklahoma automotive schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Oklahoma City Community College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,659 per year
  2. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year
  3. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee - located in Okmulgee, students are charged $3,795 per year

An automotive certificate from an Oklahoma school... what next?

A large number of Oklahoma automotive graduates become automotive mechanics. 7,470 automotive mechanics were working in Oklahoma in 2010. The Oklahoma counties with the largest populations of automotive mechanics are:

  1. Canadian County - 2,750 automotive mechanics
  2. Creek County - 1,710 automotive mechanics
  3. Atoka County - 1,180 automotive mechanics

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of automotive mechanics is expected to grow by 7% by 2018. There are projected to be 9,420 automotive mechanics working in the Oklahoma then.

Salary

An automotive mechanic in Oklahoma makes an average of $33,170 per year. In 2010, however, some Oklahoma automotive mechanics earned as little as less than $16,580 per year or as much as more than $56,230 per year. The following counties in Oklahoma have the highest average salaries for automotive mechanics:

  1. Canadian County - $35,330 per year
  2. Creek County - $32,680 per year
  3. Adair County - $32,520 per year

The following counties in Oklahoma have the lowest average salaries for automotive mechanics:

  1. Atoka County - $30,640 per year
  2. Comanche County - $30,710 per year
  3. Cherokee County - $31,810 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in automotive repair in Oklahoma and to compare salaries with various related fields such as automotive or plumbing, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Automotive Repair in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Automotive Repair in Oklahoma

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,651 miles from location Oklahoma City Community College Oklahoma City OK 10.7361 n/a 14,114
6,642 miles from location Rose State College Oklahoma City OK 9.15849 n/a 8,981
6,559 miles from location Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee Okmulgee OK 15.7212 n/a 4,129
6,654 miles from location Francis Tuttle Technology Center Oklahoma City OK 10.646 n/a 1,993
6,554 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Lemley Campus Tulsa OK 33.5391 100% 1,393
6,646 miles from location Metro Technology Centers Oklahoma City OK 30.6097 n/a 1,172
6,646 miles from location Moore Norman Technology Center Norman OK 33.4418 100% 1,082
6,594 miles from location Central Technology Center Drumright OK 31.8861 100% 1,014
6,642 miles from location Mid-America Technology Center Wayne OK 18.25 n/a 842
6,614 miles from location Gordon Cooper Technology Center Shawnee OK 6.79408 n/a 725
6,523 miles from location Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee Muskogee OK 40.4862 n/a 706
6,634 miles from location Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center Choctaw OK 23.6866 n/a 603
6,664 miles from location Autry Technology Center Enid OK 30.474 100% 587
6,742 miles from location Western Technology Center Burns Flat OK 33.6808 n/a 586
6,622 miles from location Meridian Technology Center Stillwater OK 28.3712 n/a 576
6,552 miles from location Tri County Technology Center Bartlesville OK 32.1436 n/a 568
6,667 miles from location Canadian Valley Technology Center El Reno OK 17.7934 n/a 549
6,630 miles from location Southern Oklahoma Technology Center Ardmore OK 18.2326 56% 494
6,618 miles from location Pioneer Technology Center Ponca City OK 32.3087 n/a 491
6,500 miles from location Northeast Technology Center-Afton Afton OK 27.478 n/a 489
6,487 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Poteau Poteau OK 21.1406 n/a 422
6,551 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Broken Arrow Campus Broken Arrow OK 33.4732 100% 371
6,749 miles from location High Plains Technology Center Woodward OK 29.2394 n/a 288
6,503 miles from location Indian Capital Technology Center-Tahlequah Tahlequah OK 32.2739 n/a 266
6,604 miles from location Pontotoc Technology Center Ada OK 34.2037 n/a 249
6,705 miles from location Great Plains Technology Center Lawton OK 35.6039 n/a 239
6,521 miles from location Northeast Technology Center-Pryor Pryor OK 26.2182 n/a 219
6,495 miles from location Indian Capital Technology Center-Sallisaw Sallisaw OK 17.8193 n/a 207
6,550 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester Mcalester OK 23.4821 n/a 200
6,702 miles from location Caddo Kiowa Technology Center Fort Cobb OK 30.5143 n/a 183
6,683 miles from location Chisholm Trail Technology Center Omega OK 18.4787 n/a 173
6,680 miles from location Red River Technology Center Duncan OK 25.0966 n/a 168
6,756 miles from location Southwest Technology Center Altus OK 28.5722 n/a 149
6,540 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Hugo Hugo OK 35.2462 n/a 144
6,433 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Idabel Idabel OK 32.0701 n/a 142
6,485 miles from location Indian Capital Technology Center-Stilwell Stilwell OK 36.0819 n/a 133
6,510 miles from location Northeast Technology Center-Kansas Kansas OK 28.7547 n/a 123
6,552 miles from location ATI Career Training Center-Oklahoma City Oklahoma City OK n/a n/a 120
6,514 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Stigler Stigler OK 30.8211 n/a 118
6,641 miles from location Mid-Del Technology Center Oklahoma City OK 25.5181 n/a 110
6,592 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Durant Durant OK 33.1599 n/a 72
6,575 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Atoka Atoka OK 33.359 n/a 61
6,514 miles from location Kiamichi Technology Center-Talihina Talihina OK 35.5836 n/a 44
6,705 miles from location Northwest Technology Center Alva OK 33.8858 n/a 35
6,698 miles from location Northwest Technology Center-Fairview Fairview OK 37.4186 n/a 30
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics + 7,470 $33,170 0.3%
2
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists + 3,430 $38,110 18.3%
 

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