Tennessee Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in Tennessee
Total Schools:
56
Undergraduate Programs:
28
Graduate Programs:
10
Average Acceptance Rate:
58%
Average Tuition Cost:
$11,564
Average Loan Amount:
$6,401
Average Scholarship Award:
$3,443
Average Classroom Size:
18 Students

Apply for Truck Driving Schools in Tennessee and Earn Your CDL

You can start an exciting new career in the trucking industry by attending one of the 37 trucking schools in Tennessee. These schools offer a variety of trucking and diesel technology programs. The average cost of tuition is $11,018, although tuition costs vary widely between schools. Taking advantage of scholarships can help lower your tuition costs; the average scholarship in Tennessee is $876.

Featured Tennessee Trucking Schools
  • Advanced Tractor Trailer Driving
  • CDL Training: Class A Tractor Trailer - Certificate of Completion

If you want to be a truck driver, you may want to join the Tennessee Trucking Association. This allows you to apply for their scholarships. The association awards over $10,000 in scholarships every year.

Find Your Tennessee Truck Driving School

With so many truck driving and diesel mechanic schools in Tennessee, you may find yourself considering a variety of schools in your area! You can start by looking at how long it takes to complete each program. Most diesel technology programs offer either a one-year certificate program or a two-year Associate's degree program; choose one that fits your schedule and needs.

Many truck driving schools in Tennessee have different programs to choose from. At United Trucking Driving School, you can choose from three different programs: a comprehensive 4.5 week Class A program, a four-week Class A basic training program, and a three-week Class B training program.

You may also benefit from selecting a school with small class sizes. Small class sizes offer you the opportunity to interact more with your professors. Tennessee schools with small class sizes include Smokey Mountain Truck Driving School and CCD Professional Driver Training.

  • 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

Start Your Career with the Tennessee Trucking Industry

There are many factors that influence your salary in Tennessee.

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





In Tennessee, you can look forward to many career options and a strong job outlook. Truck drivers can anticipate an 18% increase in demand, while diesel mechanics can expect a 13% increase in demand between 2012 and 2022 (O*Net, 2015). Some of the biggest trucking employers in this state are C.R. England, MCT Transportation LLC, and Beacon Transport. You can look for jobs with trucking companies, leasing centers, and repair shops.

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(Nashville,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$8,160 Tuition Cost
$200 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Memphis,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$10,980 Tuition Cost
$3,825 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Nashville,
TN)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$24,900 Tuition Cost
$9,321 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Dayton,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$20,150 Tuition Cost
$9,189 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
CCD Professional Driver Training
(Fall Branch,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Auburntown,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Christiana,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Chattanooga,
TN)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,240 Tuition Cost
$4,285 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Chattanooga Votech Truck Driver Training
(Chattanooga,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Jackson,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Dyersburg,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$3,240 Tuition Cost
$1,341 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Chattanoga,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Knoxville Votech
(Knoxville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Learn 2 Drive
(Whitewell,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Cleveland,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$12,720 Tuition Cost
$8,500 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
M. S. Carriers Professional Driving Academy - Memphis
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Murfreesboro,
TN)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,616 Tuition Cost
$3,538 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Nashville,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$1,200 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Nashville Votech Truck Driver Training - Nashville
(Nashville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Knoxville,
TN)
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,240 Tuition Cost
$2,612 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Nashville,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$15,784 Tuition Cost
$1,171 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Smokey Mountain Truck Driving School
(Sevierville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Southwest Tennessee Community College - Memphis
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
State Tech Center Truck Driver Training - Memphis
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
State Tech Truck Driver Training - Surgoinsville
(Surgoinsville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
State Votech Truck Driver Training - Crump
(Crump,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Christiana,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Nashville,
TN)
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,496 Tuition Cost
$6,486 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Tennessee Tech Center - Crup - Crump
(Crump,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Tech Center - Knoxville - Knoxville
(Knoxville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Tech Center - Memphis - Memphis
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Tech Center - Morristown - Morristown
(Morristown,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Tech Center - Nashville - Nashville
(Nashville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Tech Center - Shelbyville - Shelbyville
(Shelbyville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Technology Center - Dickson - Dickson
(Dickson,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Tennessee Technology Center - Ripley - Ripley
(Ripley,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Elizabethton,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$1,750 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Harriman,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$500 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Jackson,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$801 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Knoxville,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$706 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Nashville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$971 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Ripley,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$755 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Shelbyville,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$1,053 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Athens,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$20,500 Tuition Cost
$9,362 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Chattanooga,
TN)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,722 Tuition Cost
$3,733 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Transport Training - Lebanon
(Lebanon,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Transport Training - White Pine
(White Pine,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Greeneville,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$21,620 Tuition Cost
$9,454 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Dandridge,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Kingsport,
TN)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Knoxville,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$10,392 Tuition Cost
$511 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Memphis,
TN)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$10,089 Tuition Cost
$147 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Memphis,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$8,280 Tuition Cost
$1,525 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Nashville,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$11,400 Tuition Cost
$6,570 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Memphis,
TN)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$5,550 Tuition Cost
• Small Class Sizes