Building the Skills that Move Orange County.

Emerging technologies in alternative fuel sources for land, sea and air vehicles promote the future of the advanced transportation and logistics sector. A career education in this field provides students with transferable skills that are likely to be in demand throughout California, well into the future. A degree or certificate from your local community college can catapult you into your new career.

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Careers in Advanced Transportation

With a career education in advanced transportation and logistics, you’ll be on the move to a higher salary and a more secure future!

Vehicle & Parts Manufacturing | Vehicle, Parts & Supplies Wholesalers | Freight Transportation, Delivery & Parts Operations | Car Dealers & Auto Retailing | Transportation Support Activities & Logistics Services | Bus and Rail Transportation & Transit Systems | Auto Repair & Maintenance | Commercial Pilot

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Skills Gained

Get the critical knowledge and tools to succeed in an advanced transportation and logistics career.

Critical Thinking | Organization | Work Ethic | Math | Time Management | Problem Solving |Communication | Ability to Follow Directions | Technical Ability | Mechanical Understanding | Situational Awareness | Computer Proficiency

Earning Potential for Careers in Advanced Transportation

Your career education in advanced transportation and logistics opens doors to bigger opportunities, higher salaries, and more!

  • Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians: $55,287-$89,033
  • Automotive Service Technicians & Mechanics: $35,437-$66,238
  • Avionics Technicians: $46,731-$80,253
  • Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists: $52,949-$79,515
  • Cargo and Freight Agents: $38,314-$62,531
  • Commercial Pilots: $79,495-$191,826
  • Logisticians: $66,095-$109,120
  • Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics: $52,390-$91,245

I got the job because I had automotive experience.

Pete Lindstrom
Future BUILT graduate

Advanced Transportation & Logistics Facts

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The Advanced Transportation and Logistics sector accounts for over 58,000 jobs in the Orange County region with an average of $65,963 per job.


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Career Education grads searching for a new job in this sector reported an 73% success rate within six months.


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According to the American Trucking Association, overall freight tonnage will grow more than 25 percent by 2030 to 20.6 billion tons— with revenues increasing 53.8 percent to $1.6 trillion.

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