Alabama Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in Alabama
Total Schools:
21
Undergraduate Programs:
20
Graduate Programs:
4
Average Acceptance Rate:
71%
Average Tuition Cost:
$5,370
Average Loan Amount:
$4,857
Average Scholarship Award:
$3,082
Average Classroom Size:
19 Students

Find Truck Driving Schools in Alabama

If you're good with vehicles and ready to start a new career, consider attending one of the 11 trucking/diesel mechanic schools in Alabama. These schools can help you get a trucking license or get a degree in diesel technology. The average school in Alabama is very affordable, since the average cost of tuition is $4,054.

Featured Alabama Trucking Schools
  • CDL Combination Driver Training
  • CDL Straight Driver Training

Trucking programs in Alabama prepare you to earn a CDL, while diesel technology programs prepare you for ASE certification. Many schools, like Bevill State Community College give you options. At Bevill State Community College, you can choose to earn a short-term or long-term certificate in diesel technology.

Program lengths vary depending on whether you plan on earning a Commercial Driver's License or certificate in diesel technology. You may be able to complete your truck driving education in as little as a few weeks; each truck driving program in Alabama is designed to prepare you for the written CDL exam as well as the practical part of your driving exam.

For your convenience, some colleges allow you to complete your certification testing on-campus. This saves you time and money, since you can often test promptly after graduating and enjoy a student discount. For example, H. Councill Trenholm State Technical College offers several different testing services. You can take an ASE certification exam, the Certified Electronic Technician exam, or your Commercial Driver's License Road Test.

Many Alabama schools have substantial financial aid opportunities. Reid State Technical College is one of several schools that offers full tuition scholarships.

  • Our student program helps you launch a rewarding truck driving career.
  • CRST helps hundreds of students earn their Class A License every year.
  • Military Apprenticeship Program

Below you can find a graph outlining how Alabama trucking salaries compare to the nationwide average. All data retrieved from (2015).




Whether you get your CDL or a diesel technology certificate, you may end up in many of the same employment settings, including local trucking companies and national trucking companies. Some of the major trucking employers in Alabama include C.R. England, MCT Transportation LLC, and Beacon Transport. The job outlook for truck drivers and diesel mechanics is strong; O*Net predicts a for truck drivers and .

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(Normal,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,592 Tuition Cost
$7,850 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Montgomery,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$7,380 Tuition Cost
$3,500 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Athens,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$4,590 Tuition Cost
(Montgomery,
AL)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$7,500 Tuition Cost
$2,433 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Jasper,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$1,953 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Mobile,
AL)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$3,094 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Selma,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$7,920 Tuition Cost
$1,645 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Gadsden,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$1,541 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Hanceville,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$3,291 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Montgomery,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,616 Tuition Cost
$1,926 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Deatsville,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,924 Tuition Cost
(Tanner,
AL)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Large Campus
• Rural Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$2,487 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Birmingham,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,300 Tuition Cost
$2,083 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Andalusia,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$3,102 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Fairfield,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$10,224 Tuition Cost
$4,779 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Muscle Shoals,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$1,202 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Evergreen,
AL)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$2,667 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Tuscaloosa,
AL)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,270 Tuition Cost
$3,364 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Boaz,
AL)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,360 Tuition Cost
$3,814 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Tuscaloosa,
AL)
• Urban Setting
(Mobile,
AL)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$6,360 Tuition Cost
$4,741 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards