Washington Trucking Schools

About Trucking Schools in Washington
Total Schools:
29
Undergraduate Programs:
20
Graduate Programs:
5
Average Acceptance Rate:
76%
Average Tuition Cost:
$8,920
Average Loan Amount:
$6,603
Average Scholarship Award:
$3,046
Average Classroom Size:
19 Students

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You can start a new career and see more of the Pacific Northwest by starting a trucking career in Washington. There are 20 schools that can help you become a diesel mechanic or truck driver, and they have an average tuition cost of $4,032. Washington has myriad scholarship opportunities, leading to an average scholarship award of $1,638.

  • Our student program helps you launch a rewarding truck driving career.
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  • Military Apprenticeship Program

The Washington Trucking Association offers scholarships to trucking and diesel technology students. The WTA/Dave Weldy Vocational Scholarship is worth $500 to $1,000. It can be awarded to trucking students or diesel technology students.

Comparing Truck Driving Schools in Washington

If you want to start a career in truck driving, Washington is the right place to start. reports that local companies are in desperate need of truck drivers, with some companies reporting shortages of 150,000 people. Consider choosing a trucking school with accelerated trucking programs to allow you to start your career as quickly as possible. is one school with multiple options—you can complete a Class B training course in one week or a Class A training course in four weeks.

Program length is also important when it comes to diesel programs. Some schools have multiple opportunities, allowing you to choose one that's right for you. has three options: a one-year certificate, an Associate's of Science degree, and an Associate's of Art in Teaching degree.

Get in a Washington Trucking Career

One of the first questions asked by most new trucking professionals is "How much money will I earn?"

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





There are a variety of career opportunities for you as a new truck driver or diesel mechanic. Washington is home to many prominent trucking employers, including C.R. England, Matheson Trucking Inc., and Gordon Trucking. You may also find jobs with repair shops or leasing companies. The job outlook in Washington is better than the national average; predicts a 15% increase in demand for truck drivers and an for diesel mechanics.

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(Tacoma,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$4,164 Tuition Cost
$1,304 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Bellingham,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,488 Tuition Cost
$3,238 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Moses Lake,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$4,150 Tuition Cost
$1,671 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Centralia,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$3,523 Tuition Cost
$2,278 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Check Ride Driver Trg. Services
(Woodinville,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Vancouver,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Large Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,407 Tuition Cost
$569 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Commercial Driver Services - Lakewood
(Lakewood,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Seattle,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,279 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Aberdeen,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$3,499 Tuition Cost
$1,596 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Kirkland,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$2,869 Tuition Cost
$2,543 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Longview,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,997 Tuition Cost
$1,384 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Lower Columbia Transport Operator Program
(Longview,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
North West Career Trg. Center
(Spokane,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Poulsbo,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Rural Setting
$18,200 Tuition Cost
$2,521 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Yakima,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$726 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Seattle,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,523 Tuition Cost
$1,388 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Seattle,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$31,701 Tuition Cost
$13,999 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Mount Vernon,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Small Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,600 Tuition Cost
$1,315 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Spokane,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$2,829 Tuition Cost
$1,032 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
Trans Union Truck Driving School
(Tacoma,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Vancouver ,
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Tukwila,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$11,232 Tuition Cost
$730 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Bothell,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$11,305 Tuition Cost
$4,277 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Walla Walla,
WA)
• Offers Diesel Mechanic Programs, • Offers Truck Driving Programs
• Medium Campus
• Urban Setting
$3,898 Tuition Cost
$1,340 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(College Place,
WA)
• Small Campus
• Suburban Setting
$24,360 Tuition Cost
$10,622 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Pullman,
WA)
• Large Campus
• Suburban Setting
$10,874 Tuition Cost
$5,100 Scholarship and Financial Aid Awards
(Everett,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Kenmore,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs
(Lakewood,
WA)
• Offers Truck Driving Programs