North Carolina Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in North Carolina
Total Schools:
44
Undergraduate Programs:
24
Graduate Programs:
5
Average Acceptance Rate:
52%
Average Tuition Cost:
$5,872
Average Loan Amount:
$5,424
Average Scholarship Award:
$3,198
Average Classroom Size:
15 Students

The prevalence of trucking schools in North Carolina makes it easy for you to get an education wherever you live in the state. There are 34 trucking and diesel technology schools located across the state, with an average tuition cost of $2,786. You may be able to apply for diesel or trucking scholarships to minimize your costs.

The North Carolina Trucking Association Foundation Scholarship is a great scholarship if you are willing to join this group. They award $500 scholarships to students at two-year colleges and $1,000 to students at four-year colleges. In addition, this award is renewable.

Comparing Truck Driving Schools in North Carolina

As you look at all the different truck driving and diesel mechanic schools in your area, there are several ways to choose the best school for you. You may want to find a school that offers small class sizes. As part of a small class, you can enjoy more personalized education, more time to interact with and ask questions of your instructors, and perhaps even more time to get hands-on experience! Schools with small class sizes in North Carolina include U.S. Truck Driving School, TransTech, and Isothermal Community College.

It's also helpful to look at program lengths at different schools. At , you can complete a 160-hour Class A program or a 40-hour Class B program. At you can earn a two-year Associate's degree or one-year diploma in diesel technology.

Featured North Carolina Trucking Schools
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  • CDL Training in 4 weeks!
  • CDL Refresher Course
  • Lifetime Job Placement
  • Tuition Reimbursement through select carriers.
  • 80%+ Have Multiple Job Offers

Hitting the Road in North Carolina

Of course, trucking and diesel mechanic salaries depend on a number of factors.

Below you can find a graph outlining how North Carolina trucking and diesel mechanic salaries compare to the nationwide average. All data was retrieved from (2015).





You can seek employment in a variety of settings as a new trucking professional. Consider working for trucking companies, trucking leasing centers, and repair shops. Some of the most important trucking employers in North Carolina are C.R. England, MCT Transportation LLC, and Gypsum Express Ltd. The overall job outlook in North Carolina is fairly stable. anticipates a 4% increase in jobs for truck drivers and a in jobs for diesel mechanics.

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(Arden,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Asheville,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$1,866 Tuition Cost
$845 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Washington,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$667 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
Blue Ridge CC Truck Driving School - Breyard
(Breyard,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Hudson,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Caldwell Community College
(Hudson,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Hudson,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$500 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Cape Fear CC Truck Driver Training
(Wilmington,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Wilmington,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$830 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Morehead City,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$1,002 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Charlotte,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$1,509 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Charlotte Truck Driver School - Charlotte
(Charlotte,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Charlotte Truck Driver Training - Charlotte
(Charlotte,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Jacksonville,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$961 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Craven Community College - Contact [email protected]
(New Bern,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
$2,000 Tuition Cost
Crosscountry Truck Driver School
(Thomasville,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Davidson,
NC)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$40,405 Tuition Cost
$27,114 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Thomasville,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$1,656 Tuition Cost
$816 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Durham,
NC)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$1,748 Tuition Cost
$1,200 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Fayetteville,
NC)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,585 Tuition Cost
$1,364 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Winston Salem,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$1,656 Tuition Cost
$1,124 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Future Truckers of America
(Asheboro,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Jamestown,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$1,377 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Isothermal Community College
(Spindale,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Johnston CC Truck Driver Training
(Smithfield,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Smithfield,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$751 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Fayetteville,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$9,612 Tuition Cost
(Rocky Mount,
NC)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$25,710 Tuition Cost
$11,724 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Piedmont CC Truck driving School
(Roxboro,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Winterville,
NC)
• Medium Campus
• Suburban Setting
$1,894 Tuition Cost
$1,182 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Rocky Mount,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Surry CC CDL Training Program
(Yadkinville,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Trans Tech
(Conover,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Fayetteville,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
TransTech Charlotte Diesel
(Charlotte,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Lumberton,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(South Lumberton,
NC)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Asheville,
NC)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,476 Tuition Cost
$3,504 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Chapel Hill,
NC)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,823 Tuition Cost
$9,902 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Charlotte,
NC)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,453 Tuition Cost
$1,782 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Raleigh,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$774 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Wilkesboro,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$749 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Wilson,
NC)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,208 Tuition Cost
$825 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Winston-Salem,
NC)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,807 Tuition Cost
$3,050 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes