Undergraduate Majors at Bates Technical College

The most popular major at Bates Technical College is Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor followed by Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician and Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training. A list of all 64 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Bates Technical College

Communications Technology

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician 10
Recording Arts Technology/Technician 3

Computer and Information Sciences

Computer Programming/Programmer 5
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 4
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration 3
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 5
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster 5

Personal and Culinary Services

Cosmetology/Cosmetologist 1
Barbering/Barber 4
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 7
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant 7


Technical Teacher Education 1
Teacher Assistant/Aide 1

Engineering Technology

Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician 3
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 14
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 11
Biomedical Technology/Technician 19
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other 1
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 7
Surveying Technology/Surveying 5
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology 5

Work and Family Studies

Child Care Provider/Assistant 18

Legal Professions

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary 7

Science Technologies

Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician 4

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Fire Science/Fire-fighting 37
Fire Systems Technology 1

Construction Trades

Carpentry/Carpenter 35
Electrician 14
Building/Property Maintenance 8
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other 8

Mechanic and Repair Technologies

Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair 1
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology 12
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician 7
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 9
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician 6
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 4
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 84
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/Technician 7
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other 53

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 30
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking 6
Welding Technology/Welder 18
Cabinetmaking and Millwork 1

Transportation and Materials Moving

Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation 36
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor 128
Flagging and Traffic Control 28

Visual and Performing Arts

Fashion/Apparel Design 6

Health Professions

Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other 3
Dental Assisting/Assistant 35
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician 9
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other 9
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 14
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) 36
Hearing Instrument Specialist 5
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist 99
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 55
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 42


Business Administration and Management 15
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 5
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science 5
International Business/Trade/Commerce 1
Marketing/Marketing Management 4
Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 5

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=235671 IPEDS survey data for Bates Technical College.