Tuition and Fees

The NC Truck Driver Training School is approved and governed by the NC Community College System. Tuition is set by the NC Legislature for in-state and out-of-state residents and is subject to change without notice. The cost of the course is the total of the tuition, which is based on a rate per credit hours, plus other applicable fees applied.

Tuition and fees are due in full at registration, usually three weeks after orientation, and are payable by certified check, credit or debit cards (Visa or MasterCard), or cash. Tuition and books payment must be paid separately. Tuition $1,015.50 and Books $60

  NC Resident Out-of-State Resident
Tuition $912.00 $3,216.00
Technology Fee $16.00* $16.00*
Supply Fee $55.00* $55.00*
Handbook $60.00 $60.00
Activity Fee $32.50* $32.50*
CAPS Fee $48.00* $48.00
Total $1,123.50 $3,427.50


Other Associated Fees (non-refundable) at time of enrollment

Lab Fee - $40

  • Each student must pay this fee for a drug screen test to the school's designated lab at orientation; lab will accept cash only.

DMV Driving Record Retrieval Fee

  • You must obtain your DMV record by the orientation date, we need a (Uncertified Complete History) obtainable from DMV in Raleigh or online at

Financial Aid

The truck driver training course qualifies for Veterans educational benefits, military tuition assistance and some job training programs. Contact local agencies to determine your eligibility. Truck Driver Training does not qualify for federal financial aid or PELL grants. Additional information is available from the Financial Aid Office.