Transportation

Whether it's Automotive Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology, or Auto Collision and Management Technology, we have a program to suit your interests.

Get a handle on this statistic: One in 16 Texans is employed by the trucking industry. That means a career in diesel equipment technology could be a good career choice. And with 22 million registered vehicles in Texas, learning auto collision and management technology or automotive technology is a good bet. With so many cars, there will surely be a need for good repair technicians.

Partnerships with manufacturers provide specialized training and strong opportunities for you to land a job upon graduation.

Transportation Mechanic
4%
Projected growth for diesel mechanics
8%
Projected job growth

(2021–2031)

Heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Our most
popular programs
Browse all programs
Automotive Technology
Some prefer to be behind the wheel, but you prefer to be under the hood.
Diesel Equipment Technology
Texas employs more diesel engine specialists than any other state in the nation, from trucks that deliver goods across the state to engines that power farm and construction equipment.
Auto Collision & Management Technology
A steady hand and eye for detail make you a classic in this industry.
Workforce Training
TSTC Workforce Training offers non-credit courses for those who want to update their skills without enrolling in traditional college classes.
Learn More
Search Workforce training courses:
Harlingen Abilene Brownwood Fort Bend County Marshall Waco
WORKFORCE
Course
details
5S OCD – Organize | Clean | Declutter
Online
Cindy.Brunett@tstc.edu
Course
details
Professional Bus Driving
In-person
120 Hours
$2,500
Linda Cavazos 956-364-4553
Course
details
Tesla START
In-person
16 weeks
$2,700
Cheryl Brooks 254-867-3046
CONTINUING ED
We are here to help

Our Career Services team takes your future seriously. Our staff helps with résumé and cover letter writing, job search, interviewing techniques, phone etiquette, and any other skill you need to land a great job. And with our private online job board, students and grads have exclusive access to the best jobs in the state.

 

AdobeStock 244191233
Our partners
partners

partners

partners

partners

Related News
Transportation March 3, 2024
TSTC’s TechXperience Day spotlights technical career pathways for high school students
(HARLINGEN, Texas) – More than 600 high school students and visitors toured Texas State Technical College’s Harlingen campus during TechXperience Day on Thursday, Feb. 29, to learn more about the technical career pathways and state-of-the-art technologies that the college offers. The participating schools included...
Transportation March 3, 2024
Phlebotomist makes career U-turn, gets TSTC Automotive Technology degree
(HARLINGEN, Texas) – Sometimes it takes a while for someone to realize that a job is just not for them. For six years Samuel Gonzales worked as a medical phlebotomist but was not especially happy. Then one day he had an “aha!” moment and...
Transportation February 25, 2024
TSTC’s Advocacy and Resource Center lending library boosts its resources for students
(HARLINGEN, Texas) – The Advocacy and Resource Center at Texas State Technical College believes in student success, and it goes above and beyond to ensure that students have the resources they need to achieve their goals. Recently the center’s lending library expanded its inventory...

So what are you waiting for?

Take a spin in this career today!

Still not sure? Visit us and we can help.

You can also read more about applying at TSTC.

Apply now
So what are you waiting for?
tstc logo
Close