Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies and the types of students that study this field. American Advanced Technicians Institute awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but American Advanced Technicians Institute and Philadelphia Technician Training have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies. Tuition costs for General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies majors are, on average, $2,328 for in-state public colleges, and N/A for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Mechanical Technologies graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Construction is the industry that employs the most Mechanical Technologies majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Mechanical Technologies majors, by average wage, is Car Dealers.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Mechanical Technologies in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Mechanical Technologies is 42.1, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Male employees are more likey to hold Mechanical Technologies degrees, and Hispanic or Latino students earn the majority (143) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies majors need many skills, but most especially Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies majors need more than the average amount of Repairing, Equipment Maintenance, and Installation.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for General Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Technologies majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Repairing is very distinctive for
majors, but the Critical Thinking, Repairing, and Troubleshooting are the three most important skills for people in the field.