- 2 Year
- Houston, TX
- Professorsgrade C minus
- Valuegrade A+
- Diversitygrade B minus
- Safetygrade B minus
- Student Lifegrade A
- Locationgrade B minus
The School of Automotive Machinists & Technology (SAM Tech) is a provider of machining and technical education training for students seeking careers in the high performance racing industry.
Founded in 1985, in Houston, Texas, the School of Automotive Machinists & Technology offers programs in Engine Block Machining, Cylinder Head Machining, CNC Machining, EFI Calibration, and Associates Degree classes. Our graduates work for performance race shops, parts manufacturers, professional race teams, and some start their own engine building shops or parts manufacturing companies.
SAM Tech graduates are hired by the best in the performance racing industry, whether that’s on championship teams in NASCAR, NHRA, and IRL, or the best in automotive manufacturing including GM, Ferrea, CP-Carrillo, Wiseco, and many others.
SAM Tech has been named a National School of Excellence by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges after our last two reaccreditations.
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Most Popular Majors
- Mechanics and Repair173 Graduates
- Machine and Metal Working24 Graduates
The program objective for the EFI Calibration program is to be capable of calibrating and troubleshooting the Engine Management System on the engine dynamometer, chassis dynamometer and at the race track. This program covers adding performance accessories, modifying power trains, tuning custom engines, suspension, exhaust systems, and using dynamometers and other diagnostic equipment.
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