Do you like problem solving? If so, the Agricultural Mechanics program at Bristol County Agricultural High School may be a choice for you. Students in this major enjoy troubleshooting and restoring farm equipment. Someone in this major should enjoy working with their hands and have a great focus on detail.
The Agricultural Mechanics program at Bristol County Agricultural High School provides students realistic mechanical, trouble shooting and operating experiences. Students have the opportunity to learn on real farm equipment used in today's agricultural industry. Students are also exposed to Diesel technology where they learn in an environment that mirrors today's industry. Some of the areas that students are exposed to are: diesel engine electronic diagnostics and repair, cooling system maintenance and repair, fuel system maintenance and troubleshooting, metal fabrication and welding, fuel injection systems, & exhaust systems.
The following universities and technical training schools offer Agricultural Mechanics and related fields such as Diesel Mechanic Technology & Automotive Technology as a major for certification, Associates and Bachelor degrees. Many branches of the military also offer training in these fields. Depending upon the desired position, a business degree would be helpful.
A minimum requirement of a technical degree or certificate is required.