Phoenix Truck Driving Institute

Category: Non-traditional institutions | State: Arizona

About Phoenix Truck Driving Institute

Phoenix Truck Driving Institute (PhxTDI) is a private, post secondary educational institution serving men and women of all ages. The mission of Phoenix Truck Driving Institute is to 1) help students develop the technical knowledge and personal skills vital to employment in the ever-changing world of transportation and truck driving, and 2) provide lifetime job placement assistance to secure meaningful and successful employment opportunities.

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Why attend Phoenix Truck Driving Institute

As an entity that enjoys the dual status of Trainer and Employer, Phoenix Truck Driving Institute (in association with other HDS companies) has the ability to help service members and/or family members from any Occupational Specialty or background. Military service/experience is considered to be a plus for many employers within the Transportation Industry. Documented military experience can enhance, or possibly reduce, the required CDL training time and count toward employment experience.


Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamTruck & Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to drive trucks and buses, delivery vehicles, for-hire vehicles and other commercial vehicles, or to instruct commerical vehicle operators. Includes instruction in operating gas, diesel, or electrically-powered vehicles; loading and unloading cargo or passengers; reporting delays or accidents on the road; verifying load against shipping papers; arranging transportation for personnel; and keeping records of receipts and fares.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $3,595 $3,595 N/A N/A
Fees $370 $370 N/A N/A
Room N/A N/A N/A N/A
Board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Books $30 $30 N/A N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals $3,995 $3,995 N/A N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Provide admissions events or special admissions information sessions customized for prospective students who are military service members
  • In-state tuition without residency requirements for military personnel
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Career planning services
  • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff
  • Industry-employer relationship programs available to active duty military students and veterans to assist with post-graduate employment outcomes