Automotive Technology

When your car’s engine makes a jarring sound and your heart skips a beat, your first thought is, “who can I trust to take care of my vehicle?” Graduates from the Automotive Technology department are able to handle anything on wheels – positions such as service technicians, inspectors, maintenance and repair mechanics, and everything in between.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, these positions earn an average pay of more than $35K annually and can earn up to $60K per year depending on the position within the industry.


Job growth for the industry, as reported by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), is expected to grow 17 percent during the next decade.

The program is also part of the sustainable technology movement at Savannah Technical College and is available for Learning Community opportunities with a number of courses and dedicated tutors, ask for details.