Commercial Truck Driving


The Commercial Truck Driving program is designed to prepare participants for employment in the field of transportation or as an enhancement or stackable credential to other career-technical programs currently being offered.  The curriculum content includes the Department of Transportation rules and regulations, Mississippi requirements for obtaining a commercial driver’s license, and the operations of a semi tractor-trailer.  Course delivery will include classroom and hands-on equipment training.  Employability, work maturity and basic educational skills will be taught.

Courses Are Offered At These Locations


For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

Admission Requirements

  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Pass a Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) physical for Commercial Truck Drivers and have the physical capability of reaching clutch and brake pedals while in driver’s position.  For a clarification of the federal regulations see and refer to part 391.47.
  • Receive a negative test result on a drug test.
  • Submission of an official copy of driving records, misdemeanor records, and felon records are required.
  • Have a current valid driver’s license, social security card, and birth certificate.
  • If no ACT test scores are on file, take the ACCUPLACER placement test with no specific score required.

Gainful Employment


Sarah Warren
P: 601-857-3337

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