Automotive Technology Training Celebrating the 100th anniversary of our Nashville campus in 2019!

The Nashville Auto-Diesel College (NADC) tradition continues at Lincoln Tech’s auto mechanic school, a cornerstone of the Nashville education community since 1919. With almost 16,000 automotive technicians needed across Tennessee by 2026*, training at Lincoln Tech is a smart choice. The campus attracts students from around the country and even across the globe. You can take your auto technology skills anywhere in America – the country is projected to add more than 750,000 auto techs in the next 10 years*.

Earn a Diploma in Automotive Technology, add the Audi Education Partnership option to your training, increase your earning potential with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Service Management, or supercharge your career prospects with the High Performance add-on – exclusively available at the Nashville campus! After graduation, you can also choose to continue your training by applying for BMW MINI COOPER STEP (Service Technician Education program)**. The choice is yours, and your future is yours to build.

Skills Acquired at Our Nashville, TN Auto Technology School

  • Rebuild an engine, flush a brake line, and troubleshoot on-board computers.
  • Diagnose and repair transmissions and drive train components.
  • Repair A/C and heating systems, power windows, doors, and seats.
  • Perform basic maintenance, including oil changes, tune-ups, and tire rotations.
  • Study theory and application of automotive electrical and electronic systems.
  • Apply mechanical and technical principles to automotive steering, alignment, and suspension systems.

Automotive Technology Training Can Prepare You for a Career Working In:

  • Dealerships
  • Franchise repair facilities
  • Independent garages and repair shops


 ASE, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, tests and certifies professionals for excellence in automotive repair and service. At Lincoln Tech's Nashville campus, students will learn from ASE-certified instructors who love to teach and who bring valuable real-world experience to the classrooms and training facilities.

* Career growth projections can be found at for the years 2016-2026. Ranks reflect comparisons among 48 continental U.S. states. Salary information is based on median salary information collected for the year 2017. Data is current as of September 30, 2018.

** This program is offered at the Grand Prairie, TX campus. Please speak with an admissions officer for additional details.

These auto career training programs are currently offered at Lincoln Tech in Nashville, TN:

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended the Nashville, TN campus and enrolled in a program can be found at:

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1524 Gallatin Avenue
Nashville, TN 37206
Phone: (615) 226-3990
Toll-Free: (800) 228-6232

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