The number one job placement for Auto Collision Repair Technicians is within automotive body and repair shops.
Automotive Collision Repair
From refinishing airplanes and yachts to updating paint and glass, students completing these programs are primed and ready to enter the workforce in a number of industrial areas. Job growth just within the automotive industry is predicted to be 19% through 2020, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, with salaries ranging from starting at $37,000 and reaching as high as $64,000.
Students have the opportunity to specialize in a particular area during their program–Refinishing or Major Collision Repair–or to complete all program courses receiving certification for both specializations.