Automotive Technical School in Maryland

Maryland is #2 in the nation for
average auto tech
pay rates*

Since 1960, Lincoln Tech’s Columbia campus has been a top destination in Maryland for people who want to turn their passion for cars into a rewarding career path. Graduate with an Automotive Technology diploma, earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Automotive Service Management to increase your earning potential, or take advantage of a specialized partnership program with Audi. After graduation you can also continue your education by applying for additional manufacturer training programs offered by BMW and MINI**. This automotive technical school offers a range of program options to help you put your potential to work.

You’ll work under the hood in fully-equipped auto shops featuring computerized diagnostic equipment, specialty tools and more. Industry-experienced instructors are there to guide you every step of the way. Maryland features the second-highest median pay rate in the country for automotive technicians, and there are more than 16,000 openings projected in the next 10 years across Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia.

At Lincoln Tech’s automotive technical schools, students receive instruction in:

  • Engine repair
  • Brakes, steering systems and suspensions
  • Performance tuning
  • A/C and Electrical systems
  • Computerized diagnostics
  • Transmissions

Training to become an auto technician is a smart career choice – Lincoln Tech’s automotive technical school in Columbia can help you get connected to employers in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.! Call or visit the campus today.

* 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.

** These programs are offered at the Grand Prairie, TX campus. Please speak with an admissions officer for additional details.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended Lincoln programs can be found at:

Campuses that currently offer training in this program area are listed below, as well as links to exact program informational fact sheets:

Columbia (LCT)-MD

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