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Texas State Technical College Professional Truck Driving Academy

The Texas State Technical College (TSTC) Professional Driving Academy is a program in which you'll learn specific skill sets related to the professional truck driving occupation. The program prepares trainees to test for a Class A Commercial Driver’s License. The program is designed to lead graduates to immediate employment within the transportation industry after four weeks of hands-on training.

Our classrooms and labs are interactive and have a real-world setting. We offer you the training, knowledge and hands-on skills to prepare you for commercial truck driving in the transportation industry. Our instructors are dedicated to providing students the necessary hands-on experience and technical know-how needed to succeed. This program includes classroom, driving and technical instruction that focuses on preparing individuals to operate a truck and applicable equipment in the transportation industry.

All classes are offered Monday through Friday. Day (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

The Professional Driving Academy consists of the following two courses:

TSTC is currently taking applications for the Professional Driving Academy. Prospective students will need to return this packet of information to TSTC. At this point, payment must be made in full at least three days before class start date.


  • Pass a drug test
  • Hold a current Class C driver’s license without warrants or pending criminal charges
  • Must hold a valid Social Security Card (Authorized to work in US)
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • Pass DOT Physical Exam

  • Admission Requirements

  • Possess a valid drivers license
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Copy of drug screen
  • Provide Medical Examination Report Certificate
  • Payment for the course
  • Provide driving record
  • Attend mandatory pre-course
  • Professional Driving Refresher and Endorsement Training

    Diesel Preventive Maintenance and Heavy Tractor Driving Training



    Application Packet

    Request information

    Program Expenses


     Truck Driving
    Tuition Fee$4500
    Drug Testing$60
    CDL Testing$61
    Learner's Permit$11
    DOT Physical$75-$100 (depending on test location)

    For more information call Adan Trevino at 956-364-4503 or via email at

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