Skilled Trades & Vocational
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Motorcycle Mechanics

If you think of a motorcycle ride as more of an experience than a means to an end, love the roar of a Harley Davidson or the invincibility of a Honda motorcycle engine, and want to spend your life repairing and building motorcycle engines, a Motorcycle Mechanics degree or certification could be the perfect fit for you.

Types of Degrees

Motorcycle Mechanics students typically pursue an associate degree (2 years) or certification. In this field, an associate degree or certification is all that is usually required for entry-level mechanic and technician positions.

Admission Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background and extracurricular or work experience in small engine mechanics helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a particular school.

Career Opportunities After Earning A Motorcycle Mechanics Degree Or Certification

The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree or certification in Motorcycle Mechanics include:

  • Motorcycle Mechanic
  • Small Engine Mechanic
  • Automotive Service Technician and Mechanic
  • Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.

Post Graduate Salary Information

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean salary for a Small Engine Mechanic was $37,840 in 2019. (1)

Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on career chosen, but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.

References

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.

Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.