Marine Engine Mechanic

The Marine Engine Mechanic Program is designed to teach students how to install, repair and adjust gasoline/diesel engines and electrical/mechanical equipment in marine vessels.

A student can expect to graduate from teh Marine Engine Mechanic Program within a 4 year period. Approx. 12 weeks of study will be handled through in-class teaching, while the remainder of the program will be based on hours worked in the field.

After graduation, the Marine Engine Mechanic will be expected to be well versed in mechanical diesel fuel systems, spark ignition systems, alternate brake systems, and electrical systems that all relate to marine vessels.


Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers
Wage: $61,760
10 Year Growth Rate: 2.0%
Education Requirements:

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
Wage: $46,880
10 Year Growth Rate: 0.0%
Education Requirements:
Postsecondary nondegree award