DIESEL MECHANIC SCHOOL NEAR MESQUITE, TX

DIESEL MECHANIC SCHOOL NEAR MESQUITE, TX

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Universal Technical Institute’s diesel school near Mesquite provides students with hands-on training18 in classrooms and labs outfitted with current industry equipment. The 45-week program7 at our Irving, TX, diesel mechanic school helps equip graduates with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career in the diesel industry!1

DIESEL MECHANIC TRAINING NEAR MESQUITE, TX

UTI Dallas/Fort Worth’s Diesel Technology program provides 45 weeks of hands-on diesel training, teaching the fundamentals of diagnosing, maintaining and repairing diesel technology. Graduates obtain diplomas.

To improve their skills, students must continually develop their practical trade skills, as well as their advanced mathematics and problem-solving abilities. Curiosity, dependability and diligence are also essential qualities for diesel mechanics!

DIESEL MECHANIC SCHOOL COURSES OFFERED

Students at UTI Dallas/Fort Worth’s diesel school learn how to develop and refine their skills through diesel mechanic courses that include:

  • Gasoline & Diesel Engines Service & Repair
  • Diesel Truck Manual Transmissions
  • Diesel Truck Brake Systems & Chassis
  • Diesel Truck Steering & Suspension Systems
  • Automotive Climate Control Systems & Repair
  • Diesel Hydraulic Systems
  • Vehicle Electronic Systems & Technology
  • Diesel Truck Transport Refrigeration
  • Diesel Truck Preventative Maintenance

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES NEAR MESQUITE, TX

Skilled diesel technicians are in demand. In fact, there are more than 24,000 estimated average annual diesel technician job openings in the United States.43

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists in the Dallas/Fort Worth-Arlington area was $56,200 in May 2022.29 This means half earned more and half earned less. Keep in mind that salary depends on several factors, including experience, employer, demand and cost of living in the area.

DIESEL MECHANIC JOBS NEAR MESQUITE, TX

Most of our diesel training grads start out working as entry-level technicians or in other entry-level roles, including:

Over time, diesel mechanics can advance their careers with hard work. Here are a few examples of advanced diesel technology careers available in the field:77

  • Shop foreman
  • Service manager
  • Shop owner

Keep in mind that diesel career path opportunities can vary by region and current demand. If you have questions regarding opportunities near Mesquite, contact our Career Services team.1

DIRECTIONS FROM MESQUITE, TX, TO UTI DALLAS/FORT WORTH

Follow these steps to get to UTI’s diesel mechanic school, which is located in Irving:

  1. Get on I-635 North (1.6 miles)
    1. Head west on West Main Street toward Lancaster Avenue (1.4 miles)
    2. Turn right to merge onto I-635 North (0.3 miles)
  2. Follow I-635 North to Freeport Parkway in Coppell. Take Exit 34 from I-635 North (29.6 miles)
    1. Merge onto I-635 North (29.4 miles)
    2. Take Exit 34 for Freeport Parkway (0.2 miles)
    3. Keep right at the fork and merge onto Freeport Parkway (125 feet)
  3. Follow Freeport Parkway and Regent Boulevard to your destination in Irving (1.1 miles)
    1. Merge onto Freeport Parkway (0.5 miles)
    2. Turn right onto Regent Boulevard (0.2 miles)
    3. Continue straight to stay on Regent Boulevard (0.1 miles)
    4. Continue straight to stay on Regent Boulevard (0.2 miles)
    5. Turn right (69 feet)
    6. Turn left (62 feet)
    7. Turn right (72 feet)
    8. Turn left (141 feet)

UTI DALLAS/FORT WORTH CAMPUS LOCATION

5151 Regent Boulevard
    Irving, TX 75063

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972-505-2200 | Campus
800-834-7308 | Admissions
877-873-1084 |  Financial Aid
800-504-8786 |  Student Services
469-442-2390 |  Career Services

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OTHER PROGRAMS OFFERED AT UTI DALLAS/FORT WORTH

Automotive Mechanic Training Near Mesquite, TX

Our Automotive Technology program at UTI Dallas/Fort Worth offers students 51 weeks7 of hands-on automotive training,18 which can help them develop important technical skills. Graduates earn associate of occupational studies (AOS) degrees.

Welding Training Near Mesquite, TX

In UTI Dallas/Fort Worth’s Welding Technology program, students receive 36 weeks of hands-on training to build proficiency in four main arc welding processes and to sharpen their welding skill set. Graduates earn diplomas.

SPECIALIZED TRAINING AT UTI NEAR MESQUITE, TX

After completing the core Diesel program at UTI Dallas/Fort Worth, students can apply for the Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training (MSAT) program offered with industry leader Peterbilt.15

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STUDENT SERVICES

Housing Assistance

UTI Dallas/Fort Worth teams with Collegiate Housing Services (CHS) to help our vocational school students find affordable shared or individual housing near campus. Contact our Housing Assistance department to learn more.

Career Services

UTI provides local Career Advisors at each campus to assist students with finding part-time employment opportunities,1 which can help them cover living and educational expenses while in school. Contact Career Services for more information.

Financial Aid

Our Financial Aid office can help students locate grants and other sources of financial aid to cover diesel school tuition expenses.10 Contact our Financial Aid department for more information.

ATTEND DIESEL MECHANIC SCHOOL NEAR MESQUITE, TX

Pursue a future as a diesel technician at UTI Dallas/Fort Worth’s diesel mechanic school near Mesquite, Texas! Contact an Admissions Representative at 1-800-834-7308 or click the button below to learn more.

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