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Commercial Driver Training


Professional truck drivers are always in high demand, and ASUN offers a program of study designed to prepare you for a rewarding career in commercial truck driving. Arkansas is a nationwide logistics hub, with expanding opportunities for professional drivers. Students who have completed our program of study have been accepted by employers like JB Hunt, Maverick, Walmart, Werner, PAM, ABF, and many regional transportation companies.  This is a four week program with new cohorts beginning every week. 

Have you found your starting point? Apply to the Commercial Driver Training program today.

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Commercial Driver Training
Certificate of Proficiency

Length of Program: 4 weeks

Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: New cohort begins weekly

2024-2025 Commercial Driver Training Degree Plan

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Career Options

Below is information on careers in Commercial Driver Training.


Questions? Email the Office of Career Services at

Transfer Options

Most graduates of the Commercial Driver Training program, enter the workforce, However, continued education at ASUN or other institutions is always encouraged. For more information on how to continue your education at ASUN, email

Financial Aid Eligibility - Tuition and Fees

Below is more information concerning financial aid eligibility. 

Academic Degree

Title IV (Pell, Loans, FWS, and other federal grants)

ASUN Institutional Scholarships  

Arkansas Department of Higher Education Scholarships 

Private Scholarships 

Certificate of Proficiency

Not Eligible 

Not Eligible



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If you have questions, please email . 

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