Massachusetts Trucking Schools

Apply for Trucking Schools in Massachusetts

The coastal state of Massachusetts has many educational choices for you if you want to become a truck driver or diesel mechanic. In total, there are seven schools with these programs. The average cost of tuition among these schools is $7,101. The average scholarship award in Massachusetts is $1,063, which includes private, nationwide, and statewide scholarships.



Featured Massachusetts Trucking Schools
  • Class-A Commercial Driving
  • Class-B Heavy Straight Truck Training

If you choose to attend the Universal Technical Institute of Massachusetts, you have several scholarship opportunities available to you. One scholarship for Massachusetts students is the Richard Catalano Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is worth $750 and can only be awarded to Massachusetts students.

Truck Driving Schools in Massachusetts

Many people enjoy becoming a diesel mechanic or truck driver because you can get started in your career very quickly. However, program lengths vary from school to school, so it's good to evaluate different schools in your area before making a commitment. NETTTS offers a variety of truck driving programs. The most comprehensive course is 540 hours, and it offers all sorts of trucking training. They also offer a 160-hour program that is just straightforward driving training. The shortest option is an 80-hour program that prepares you for Class B licensure.

There are two main types of diesel programs. The Universal Technical Institute offers both. You can complete a basic diesel technology program in 45 weeks of full-time study. You can also opt to delve deeper into the field with a 75-week diesel and industrial technology program.


The Trucking Life in Massachusetts

When you begin your trucking career, it's important to know that your salary is influenced by myriad factors.

Below you can find a graph outlining Massachusetts trucking and diesel mechanic salaries compared to the nationwide average. All data retrieved from (2015).





It's important to explore all your career options after completing your degree or certificate. You may look for jobs at repair shops, trucking companies, and truck dealerships. Major employers in this field include A&R Transport, Estenson Logistics, C.R. England, and TMC Transportation. The job outlook in Massachusetts is strong. The demand for diesel mechanics is expected to increase by , and the demand for truck drivers is expected to between 2012 and 2022 (O*Net, 2015).

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Amaral Auto & Truck Driving School Inc.
(New Bedford,
MA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Boston,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$33,568 Tuition Cost
$16,332 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Boston,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$33,450 Tuition Cost
$14,341 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Boston,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$25,780 Tuition Cost
$16,456 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Fitchburg,
MA)
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$970 Tuition Cost
$2,331 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Charlestown,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,659 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Swampscott,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$16,200 Tuition Cost
$3,000 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Wellesley Hills,
MA)
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$576 Tuition Cost
(Brockton,
MA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$576 Tuition Cost
$333 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(North Andover,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$32,720 Tuition Cost
$14,872 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(North Andover,
MA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• www.nces.edu.gov Campus
• Suburban Setting
$10,245 Tuition Cost
• Small Class Sizes
(Boston,
MA)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$39,320 Tuition Cost
$21,021 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Haverhill,
MA)
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$600 Tuition Cost
$785 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Parker Professional Driving School Inc.
(Avon,
MA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(West Boylston,
MA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
(Springfield,
MA)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$750 Tuition Cost
$525 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Tri - State CDL Training Center
(Holyoke,
MA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
United Tractor Trailer School - Chicoppe
(Chicoppe,
MA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Norwood,
MA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$1,793 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Amherst,
MA)
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$1,714 Tuition Cost
$5,541 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Worcester,
MA)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$40,790 Tuition Cost
$17,337 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards