With the transportation industry growing every day, now is the perfect time to start a career as a truck driver or diesel mechanic. Montgomery has three schools that can offer you a great education. The average cost of tuition is $3,587 and students receive an average scholarship award of $1,719. CDL School is the only school in this area that has small class sizes.
There are multiple ways you can get your education in diesel technology. At Bridgemont Community & Technical College, you can earn a certificate in just under one year or an Associate's degree in two years.
Montgomery students and trucking professionals enjoy the area's cost of living, which is 14% below the national average. Major employers in this area include Brown Trucking Company, AAA Cooper Transportation, and Osborne Transportation Inc. The main highways in Montgomery include I-10, I-65, and I-85.