Fort Scott Community College Truck Driving Program – Paola
Truck Driving Program
CDL Training Cost
$2965 (in state)
6 - 12 weeks (Full Time – 6 weeks / Part Time – 12 weeks)
How Many Hours Do Students Spend In The Truck?
220 hours (Driving Time: 50 hours / Range Time: 70 hours / Road Time - 150 hrs)
How Many Hours Do Students Spend Driving? (Direct Control, Not Observing)
In The Truck, Are Students Taught As A Group or One-on-One?
Both: Driving time as a group, Range time is one-on-one.
Instructor to Student Ratio During Driving (Number of Students In The Truck)
1 instructor to 2 or 3 students, depending on class size
Is The Training Schedule Full-Time or Part-Time?
Both (FT & PT)
Is This Training Offered By A Private Program, or Sponsored By A Trucking Company?
Are Grants and Financial Aid Available At This School?
Job Placement Assistance Provided?
Successful Job Placement Rate & Related Info
96% job placement rate. Recruiters come to visit students 2 or 3 times a week.
What Percentage of Students Graduate This Program?
Additional Information Provided By The School:
Graduates receive 16 college credit hours upon completion of course.