Utah Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in Utah
Total Schools:
30
Undergraduate Programs:
12
Graduate Programs:
4
Average Acceptance Rate:
90%
Average Tuition Cost:
$4,750
Average Loan Amount:
$5,400
Average Scholarship Award:
$2,613
Average Classroom Size:
18 Students

Ready to hit the road and start a truck driving job in Utah?

Before you start going through our list of Utah truck driving schools, review the following sections that spell out what to look for and what to expect when you start training. Keep in mind, there are schools that are independently owned, and others, such as CR England Truck Driving School, that offer training and then hire some of their graduates. This can be one benefit of attending a company owned school. However, there are plenty of quality trucking CDL programs across the United States that connect students with all kinds of employers.

Whether you want to work as an OTR, local, regional, or specialized trucker, your career will start with top-notch CDL training. What will you learn in CDL school?

Your training will cover:

  • Federal & State specific laws & regulations
  • Hazardous driving
  • Pre- & Post- trip inspections
  • And more!

Trucking School Requirements Typically Include:

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Pass a drug/alcohol test
  • Employment references
  • No criminal history – depending on the offenses. *Felonies are typically out of the question

When contacting trucking schools, ask about:

  • How students can pay for school – do they offer financing?
  • How long is training? Some schools can have you on-the-job in weeks!
  • What endorsements do they offer, in addition to minimum CDL training
  • Do they help you find a job after graduation? (This is a biggie!)

Are you ready to contact transportation companies, such as CR England CDL training, to learn more about their programs? All you have to do is use our extensive list of Utah CDL programs to get started!

  • State Wide Locations
  • Get your CDL in 21-days.
  • We offer Zero-Tuition training—a $5,000 value!
  • Classes start every Monday.
  • Limited seating available
  • 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

Dixie Applied Technology College has many scholarship opportunities for diesel technology students. One scholarship they have is the Southern Utah Trucking Association Scholarship. This school also has the DXATC Scholarship, which is based on academic merit and financial need.

Comparing Truck Driving Schools in Utah

If you live near lots of truck driving training schools, it's important to evaluate different schools to decide which one is right for you. You may want to choose a truck driving school that's part of a truck driving company, as you can begin working right away. With Utah going through such a huge , thanks to the coal industry, you want to get started as soon as possible! has a training program that lasts just 17 days; upon graduation, you can start a career with C.R. England.

There are varying program lengths amongst diesel technology programs; many schools allow you to graduate in about one year. offers a diesel technology certificate program that can be completed in 13 months. You complete 1,170 hours of training by the time you graduate.

Start Your Career in the Trucking Industry

How much can you earn as a truck driver or diesel mechanic in Utah? It depends on a few factors.

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





In addition to having lots of trucking employers, Utah also has a great job outlook for trucking professionals. expects the demand for truck drivers to increase by 29%. The is expected to grow by 22%. Some of the largest trucking employers in Utah are C.R. England, Matheson Trucking Inc., Gordon Trucking, and Blue Line Foodservice Distribution.

Search Utah Trucking Schools
AAA Truck Driver Training - Salt Lake City
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Logan,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$1,543 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(West Valley City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Class A CDL Academy / Professional Driver Training
(Salt Lake City,
UT )
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Price,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
College of Eastern Utah San Juan
(Blanding,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
D.O.T. Academy
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Kaysville,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$542 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Saint George,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$725 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Lewis Ayers Truck Driving Schools - Salt Lake City
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Mountainland Advanced Tech. Ctr.
(Orem,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Lehi,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$659 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
MTA - West Valley City
(West Valley City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
MTA US Express - Salt Lake City
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Ogden - Weber Applied Tech Center
(Ogden,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(West Valley City ,
UT )
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Sandy,
UT )
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
Salt Lake Comminity College
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,759 Tuition Cost
$1,612 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Ephraim,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,696 Tuition Cost
$2,387 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Southwest Applied Tech Center
(Cedar City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Cedar City,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$2,050 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
• Small Class Sizes
(Roosevelt,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
• Small Class Sizes
(Salt Lake City,
UT)
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$6,201 Tuition Cost
$6,467 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Logan,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$4,676 Tuition Cost
$5,708 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Orem,
UT)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Orem,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$4,122 Tuition Cost
$3,959 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Ogden,
UT)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,961 Tuition Cost
$3,086 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards