Nebraska Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in Nebraska
Total Schools:
13
Undergraduate Programs:
11
Graduate Programs:
5
Average Acceptance Rate:
72%
Average Tuition Cost:
$7,117
Average Loan Amount:
$5,344
Average Scholarship Award:
$2,737
Average Classroom Size:
17 Students

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If you want a stable job in a growing field, consider earning your trucking or diesel technology degree in Nebraska. There are six Nebraska schools with these degrees, costing an average of $2,649 in tuition. This is partially offset by the average scholarship award of $1,230.

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he school you attend affects what scholarships you may be entitled to. Central Community College in Grand Island has a variety of diesel technology scholarships, including ones that promise you a job for two years after graduation. Some scholarships here include the Titan Machinery sponsorship and the Nebraska Machinery Company scholarship.

Finding Truck Driving Schools in Nebraska

When it comes to hands-on programs like diesel technology and truck driving, small class sizes are hugely beneficial to students! Diesel technology relies on lab time to offer you hands-on experience, and with a small class, you can work more closely with your instructor. There are similar benefits with small classes in truck driving courses; you may be able to ask more questions and spend more time driving. Some Nebraska schools that offer small class sizes include New Hampshire Community Tech College and Mid-Plains Community College.

Program length may also play a role in your school decision. Most diesel technology programs in Nebraska give you the chance to earn a certificate in one year or an Associate's degree in two years. Truck driving programs vary from school to school; Central Community College offers several six-week training courses every year.

Life on the Road in Nebraska

When you begin your trucking career in Nebraska, you may wonder how your salary is determined.

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





There are many prospective trucking employers in Nebraska that you may be able to work for after graduation. Some of the most prominent employers include C.R. England, MCT Transportation LLC, and TMC Transportation. Nebraska has a strong job outlook; anticipates a 19% increase in demand for truck drivers. They also expect a for diesel mechanics between 2012 and 2022.

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(Bellevue,
NE)
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$6,000 Tuition Cost
$1,680 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Grand Island,
NE)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,400 Tuition Cost
$555 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Omaha,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$10,488 Tuition Cost
$5,172 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Seward,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$23,550 Tuition Cost
$12,482 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Lincoln,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$15,327 Tuition Cost
(Omaha,
NE)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,295 Tuition Cost
$1,640 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(North Platte,
NE)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,310 Tuition Cost
$1,385 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(North Platte,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,310 Tuition Cost
$1,385 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Macy,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$4,080 Tuition Cost
$500 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
New Hampshire Community Tech College - Berlin
(Berlin,
NE)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Norfolk,
NE)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,356 Tuition Cost
$1,552 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Lincoln,
NE)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,430 Tuition Cost
$1,016 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Omaha,
NE)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$8,220 Tuition Cost
• Small Class Sizes