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Do you like working with your hands and taking things apart? Do you love tinkering with your motorcycle or boat but wish you knew more about it?

In the Engine Technology program, offered at Cedar Valley College, you’ll be able to go right to work or start on your next small engine project with:

  • Up-to-date troubleshooting and repair techniques
  • Mechanical theory plus hands-on experience
  • A solid foundation in engine transmissions, electrical systems, troubleshooting and tuneup procedures

Engine Technology Degree and Certificate Options

Cedar Valley College is the only college of DCCCD to offer the Engine Technology program. Find out more about awards and certificates in Engine Technology.

Why is This a Good Career Bet? 

A large metropolitan area such as the DFW metroplex offers a wide variety of jobs in small engine repair in small to large sales and repair facilities.  

America's Career Infonet projects job growth of 18 percent for boat and motorcycle mechanics, and 19 percent for other small engine mechanics over the next decade. High job growth is defined as an annual increase of more than 10 percent.  

Find out more about careers in Engine Technology.