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Basic Certificates in Truck & Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor

16,427 Yearly Graduations
12% Women
59% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
A basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor is offered at 225 colleges in the United States. Among those who recently graduated from the schools offering this degree, the majority were men, and 59% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 0.3% of truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor Majors

During the 2020-2021 academic year, 16,427 students earned their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. This earns it the #5 spot on the list of the most popular basic certificate programs in the nation.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Basic Certificate 16,427
Undergraduate Certificate 117

Earnings of Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor Majors With Basic Certificates

We are unable to calculate the median earnings for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors with their basic certificate due to lack of data.

Student Debt

We do not have the data to calculate the median and range of debt loads for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor students who are basic certificate holders.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. About 88.5% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 14,530
Women 1,897
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The racial-ethnic distribution of truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor basic certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 157
Black or African American 6,179
Hispanic or Latino 2,824
White 5,623
International Students 49
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,595
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There are 225 colleges that offer a basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

#1

Advanced Career Institute

Visalia, California
851 Yearly Graduations
10% Women
77% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor students seekinga basic certificate is Advanced Career Institute. Each year, around 600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 851 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from Advanced Career Institute. Around 77% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 10% were women.

703 Yearly Graduations
9% Women
85% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

New England Tractor Trailer Training School of CT-Bridgeport comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 703 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from New England Tractor Trailer Training School of CT-Bridgeport. Of these students, 9% were women and 85% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#3

Diesel Driving Academy, Shreveport

Shreveport, Louisiana
689 Yearly Graduations
20% Women
85% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Diesel Driving Academy, Shreveport comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 689 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from Diesel Driving Academy, Shreveport. About 20% of this group were women, and 85% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#4

Diesel Driving Academy, Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
644 Yearly Graduations
18% Women
77% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Diesel Driving Academy, Baton Rouge comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at Diesel Driving Academy, Baton Rouge awarded 644 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Of these students, 18% were women and 77% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#5

Hinds Community College

Raymond, Mississippi
556 Yearly Graduations
14% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 5th most popular school in the country for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors who are seeking their basic certificate is Hinds Community College. Roughly 11,100 attend the school each year. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 556 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from Hinds Community College. About 14% of this group were women, and 40% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

520 Yearly Graduations
11% Women
68% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 6th most popular school in the country for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors who are seeking their basic certificate is New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Connecticut. Each year, around 300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Connecticut awarded 520 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. About 11% of this group were women, and 68% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

476 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
64% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 7th most popular school in the country for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors who are seeking their basic certificate is New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Massachusetts. Each year, around 100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Massachusetts awarded 476 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Of these students, 5% were women and 64% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#8

U.S. Truck Driver Training School

Sterling Heights, Michigan
421 Yearly Graduations
13% Women
73% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

U.S. Truck Driver Training School is the 8th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 421 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from U.S. Truck Driver Training School. Around 73% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 13% were women.

#9

Western Technical College

El Paso, Texas
399 Yearly Graduations
7% Women
89% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Western Technical College comes in at #9 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 1,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at Western Technical College awarded 399 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Of these students, 7% were women and 89% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

370 Yearly Graduations
1% Women
62% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Rhode Island comes in at #10 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Roughly 400 attend the school each year. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 370 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from NETTTS. About 1% of this group were women, and 62% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#11

Delta Technical College

Horn Lake, Mississippi
351 Yearly Graduations
13% Women
91% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Delta Technical College comes in at #11 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Roughly 800 attend the school each year. For the 2020-2021 academic year, 351 basic certificates were handed out to truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors at Delta Technical College. Of these students, 13% were women and 91% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#12

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics

West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
318 Yearly Graduations
8% Women
9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 12th most popular school in the country for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors who are seeking their basic certificate is Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics. Roughly 500 attend the school each year. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 318 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from PIA. Of these students, 8% were women and 9% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#13

All-State Career School - Lester

Lester, Pennsylvania
291 Yearly Graduations
8% Women
94% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

All-State Career School - Lester comes in at #13 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Roughly 800 attend the school each year. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at All-State Career School - Lester awarded 291 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Around 94% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 8% were women.

#14

North American Trade Schools

Baltimore, Maryland
227 Yearly Graduations
10% Women
82% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

North American Trade Schools comes in at #14 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at North American Trade Schools awarded 227 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. About 10% of this group were women, and 82% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#15

Crowder College

Neosho, Missouri
218 Yearly Graduations
11% Women
1% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 15th most popular school in the country for truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors who are seeking their basic certificate is Crowder College. Roughly 4,100 attend the school each year. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 218 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from Crowder College. About 11% of this group were women, and 1% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

215 Yearly Graduations
8% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

National Tractor Trailer School Inc-Liverpool comes in at #16 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2020-2021 academic year, 215 people received their basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor from NTTS. Around 28% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 8% were women.

#17

HDS Truck Driving Institute

Tucson, Arizona
212 Yearly Graduations
5% Women
46% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

HDS Truck Driving Institute comes in at #17 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at HDS Truck Driving Institute awarded 212 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Around 46% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 5% were women.

#18

San Juan College

Farmington, New Mexico
207 Yearly Graduations
11% Women
61% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

San Juan College comes in at #18 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 5,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2020-2021 academic year, 207 basic certificates were handed out to truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors at SJC. About 11% of this group were women, and 61% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#19

All-State Career - Baltimore

Baltimore, Maryland
203 Yearly Graduations
13% Women
71% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

All-State Career - Baltimore is the 19th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Roughly 500 attend the school each year. For the 2020-2021 academic year, 203 basic certificates were handed out to truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor majors at All-State Career - Baltimore. Around 71% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 13% were women.

#20

Hamrick School

Medina, Ohio
187 Yearly Graduations
11% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Hamrick School is the 20th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a basic certificate in truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor. Each year, around 100 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor program at Hamrick School awarded 187 basic certificates during the 2020-2021 school year. Of these students, 11% were women and 39% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to truck and bus driver/commercial vehicle operator and instructor that offer basic certificates.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Construction/Heavy Equipment Operation 480
Other Ground Transportation 110
Railroad & Railway Transportation 99

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

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