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Texas State Technical College Professional Truck Driver Program

To apply, Click here.

Climb into a high paying career in truck driving in just five weeks…

Enrolling Now!

Contact Texas State Technical College Professional Truck Driving for more information:

Tammy Hicks, Recruiter
903-923-3403 (7 a.m. to 4 p.m.)


  • Classes start every two weeks
  • Five-week certification/training program
  • Payment Options:
    • Private company rates available
    • VA (Veterans Affairs)
    • SallieMae Loan
    • WIA (Workforce Investment Act)
    • DARS (Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services)
    • Cash/Check/Credit
  • Graduates earn a certificate of completion and CDL
  • FREE 40-hr refresher courses for life!
  • FREE job placement assistance for life!
  • One week in the classroom
  • Four weeks in the truck learning to safely drive a tractor trailer rig
  • Train in empty and weighted trucks
  • Train using clutch and floating of the gears
  • Six-hour defensive driving for tractor/trailer
  • All instructors have 20 plus years of experience!


Flyer: To print a flyer for your business, click here.

Housing: To access the application and information for Student Housing, click here.

Registration: To apply, click here.

All registrations must be turned in by the end of the day on the Wednesday before start of class.

SallieMae: For more information, click here.

Schedule: Class schedule is available here.

Payment Options

  • VA Funding
    TSTC's Professional Truck Driving program is now VA approved for those who are eligible, which means VA funding is provided for veterans to pursue a certificate in this field. Hazlewood benefits cannot be used for this or any CE (continuing education) program. VA benefits can be used for tuition and fees only.

Truck Driving - High Demand Occupation

Truck driving ranks in the top 10 “high demand” occupations in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. Currently, there are more job openings than there are drivers to fill them. In order to meet demand, tuition reimbursement is also an option for many over the road companies.

Remember, the course is five weeks in length and students receive job assistance upon graduation.

Call TSTC at 903-923-3403 or email to find out how to secure an entry level
job as a local or as an over-the-road driver with a commercial driver's license (CDL).

We look forward to seeing you very soon to start your new career as a Professional Truck Driver.

TSTC Professional Truck Driver Training Team

Workforce Training Office:
voice: 903-923-3204
fax: 903-923-3434
 Workforce Training & Continuing Education:
Glena Lowe
voice: 903-923-3204
fax: 903-923-3434
Email: Workforce Training & Continuing Education
 Mailing Address:
Workforce Training
TSTC Marshall
2650 East End Blvd. South
Marshall, TX 75671
Workforce Training Office is located in the
CAT Building in Room 125
 Office Hours:
M-F: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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