Running a Shop Mobile Technology

Michigan Tech U. Launches Women in Automotive Program

Order Reprints

Oct. 24, 2016—Michigan Tech University recently launched its inaugural Women in Automotive Engineering program, a week-long initiative that invited high school-aged girls to get first-hand experience in the industry from female mentors. The program was sponsored by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

The university sought to change the fact that women only make up 7.3 percent of auto repair and maintenance employees.

Recommended Products

2018 Industry Survey: Tech Tools

2018 Industry Survey: Complete Report

2015 Ratchet+Wrench Shop Performance Survey: Complete Report

Related Articles

BWD Automotive Launches Subscription for PTS On-Demand Training Program

Management Success! Helps Launch New Women’s Board

SMP Launches Automotive Scholarship Search

You must login or register in order to post a comment.