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Technical School in Houston, TX

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TRAIN AT UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE HOUSTON

With 220,000 square feet of training space, our Houston campus has a 38-year history of preparing technicians for the automotive, diesel, collision repair and welding industries. Additionally, qualifying graduates can apply to take advantage of Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training focused on Ford and Cummins diesel engines11 after completing a core program.

4 programs Number of core programs
2 specialized Number of specialized training programs
220,000 Square feet of campus area, including classrooms and labs
45 labs Number of labs

CORE PROGRAMS OFFERED

What are you passionate about? At the UTI Houston campus, we offer core training programs in Automotive, Diesel & Industrial, Auto/Diesel & Industrial, Collision Repair and Welding technology. Each program can help give you the skills you need to pursue an in-demand career.1

Automotive Mechanic Training in Houston, TX

In the 51-week Automotive Technology program, you’ll learn the basics of automotive service and repair, brake systems, electronic systems and technology, and so much more. As a graduate of UTI Houston, you’ll earn a diploma and will be prepared to test for ASE certification to demonstrate your level of training and professionalism.

Diesel Mechanic Training in Houston, TX

Do you love working on big engines? In the 45-week Diesel Technology program, your courses will dive into truck brakes and chassis, diesel engines and fuel systems, transport refrigeration, and much more. Upon completion of the program, you’ll earn a diploma and will be prepared to test for ASE certification.

Auto Body Repair Training in Houston, TX

The Collision Repair & Refinish Technology (CRRT) program is designed to equip you with the skills needed to manipulate and shape metal using specialist custom equipment, weld steel and aluminum, create your own designs with specialist colors in custom paint, and much more. Graduates earn a diploma in addition to valuable I-CAR certifications. They’re also prepared to test for additional auto body certifications if they choose.

Welding Repair Training in Houston, TX

In the 36-week Welding Technology training program, you’ll learn four different welding processes. Developed in conjunction with Lincoln Electric, your courses will cover everything from welding safety guidelines to various types of welding applications. As a graduate, you’ll earn a diploma and will be prepared to test for welding certifications from organizations like the American Welding Society.

CORE PROGRAMS START EVERY THREE WEEKS

SPECIALTY TRAINING PROGRAMS AT UTI HOUSTON

Interested in applying to add a Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training program to your education?15
We have more than 7,000 square feet dedicated to Ford FACT, where you can earn up to 10 of Ford’s STST credentials. And in our 2,000-square-foot Cummins Engines diesel training lab, you have the opportunity to train on Cummins engines, earning certifications on all Cummins MidRange and heavy-duty engines, as well as all current Cummins systems.46

EARN YOUR EDUCATION AT UTI HOUSTON

See what credentials you can earn as a graduate from our Houston campus.

GET YOUR ASSOCIATE DEGREE

UTI Houston awards associate of occupational studies (AOS) degrees to graduates of certain Automotive Technology, Diesel & Industrial Technology, and Automotive/Diesel & Industrial Technology program combinations. All other graduates receive diplomas.

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START YOUR ASE CERTIFICATION

A graduate of UTI’s ASE Education Foundation-accredited Automotive, Diesel or Collision Repair programs can substitute his or her training for one year of work experience toward ASE’s two-year work requirement.

CRRT PROGRAM CERTIFICATIONS

As one of only two campuses to offer the collision repair training program, graduates can earn up to nine I-CAR recognitions and certificates.

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UTI HOUSTON CAMPUS LOCATION

The UTI Houston campus is located within driving distance of downtown Houston, Lake Conroe, the NASA Johnson Space Center and all of greater Houston’s many other attractions. Guided campus tours are available Monday through Friday.

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AUTOMOTIVE, DIESEL, COLLISION REPAIR & WELDING CAMPUS LOCATION

721 Lockhaven Drive
   Houston, TX 77073

M-F | 8am-5pm | Hours
M-F | 9:30am & 1:30pm | Campus Tours


281-443-6262 | Campus
800-834-7308 | Admissions
866-246-1249 |  Financial Aid
800-510-5072 |  Student Services
281-214-7251 |  Employment Services

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TAKE A TOUR OF OUR CAMPUS

What sets UTI Houston apart from other vocational schools? Our expansive campus features an electrical and advanced diagnostics lab that houses more than 40 vehicles. UTI Houston also boasts three Power & Performance labs, as well as a dedicated engines lab where you’ll have hands-on access to full-size engine platforms from a variety manufacturers.

If you're interested in collision repair, you’ll learn metal fabrication and shaving, as well as glass etching, airbrushing and special-effect paint techniques in our Collision Repair & Refinish Technology training program.

HELPING YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY

At Universal Technical Institute (UTI) Houston, students are our priority. Here’s how we strive to support you.

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HOUSING ASSISTANCE

We team with Collegiate Housing Services to help students who are relocating find affordable shared or individual housing near campus. Contact Housing Services for more information.

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

UTI has local employment specialists at each campus to assist you with your search for a part-time job that could help you cover living expenses while you attend school.1 Contact Employment Services for more information.

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FINANCIAL AID

We work with you to find scholarships, grants and other financial assistance to help qualified students with their expenses.10 Contact our Financial Aid department for more information.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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