Truck Driving Degree - Online and Campus Programs

If hitting the open road sounds like your idea of a good time, then you might want to consider joining the 3.2 million people who make truck driving a career. A physically demanding job, truck drivers must be alert and focused for long periods of time. In addition, commercial truck driving may require you to help load and unload deliveries.
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All-State Career can train you for an exciting career in the trucking industry. Prepare for a lifetime of job security, good income and benefits, and more. * Programs vary by location * Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

Locations:  Baltimore, MD North Versailles, PA Kearneysville, WV

Programs:
  • Class B CDL Driver Training
  • Class A CDL Prepatory
  • Class B CDL Truck Driving
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Professional Skills Institute provides industry-modeled, hands-on medical training to prepare graduates for a new career as a Medical Office Assistant, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, or Pharmacy Technician.

 

You could start your healthcare career in less time than you think! PSI is the choice for healthcare training that leads to employment.

Locations:  Maumee, OH

Programs:
  • Class A CDL Driving

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Centura College, with campus locations in Virginia, South Carolina and Florida, is dedicated to helping students gain the skills and attitudes necessary to succeed. Drawing from over 30 years of career school experience.

Locations:  Newport News, VA

Programs:
  • HVAC
  • Building Maintenance and Repair

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How to Start a Commercial Truck Driving Career

For long haul truck driving, you will want to find a truck driving school. The truck driving classes offered will cover such material as:
  • operation of tractor trailers
  • government regulations
  • navigating crowded streets
  • truck inspections
  • long haul truck driving safety
Look for a truck driving school that is certified by the Professional Truck Driver Institute. Once you have your truck driving degree, you will need to pass a state test for a commercial drivers license (CDL). Depending on the type of commercial truck driving you plan to pursue, you may need one or more of these licenses:
  • Class A CDL
  • Class A CDL Advanced
  • Class B CDL
Most truck driving programs will help you register for the appropriate examination.

Dedicated Truck Driving: A Career for the Future

Over the road truck driving remains one of the most affordable and convenient ways to transport goods. The future for CDL truck driving remains bright. The industry expects job openings for long haul truck driving to increase by 14 percent in the next decade. Most truck drivers are paid by the mile with bonuses for timely delivery. However, the average median income for professional drivers works out to $17.92 an hour.