Truck Driving Costs

Ohio Student CDL “A” Costs
Program Tuition $4027.00 State fees – Owens Community College
Cost includes: Parking, Registration, Application, Laboratory fees/Books, Academic Support Services
DOT physical $134.00 D.O.T fees – Great Lakes Biomedical
Cost includes: DOT breath alcohol screen, DOT drug screen
*FBI hazmat fingerprint (optional) $86.50 Idemia Identity and Security USA LLC
*TWIC (optional) $125.25 Idemia Identity and Security USA LLC
Complete the online form at and present either your birth certificate or your passport
*Company check, personal credit or debit card, money order (no cash/personal checks)
* TWIC (for TWIC) and HME (for hazmat) Wednesday 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thursday 1:30-6 p.m. 

Reliable Drug Testing 7610 New West Road, Toledo, OH 43617-4201 (419-517-1027)
(*Must present TWO money orders, each to “Idemia Identity and Security USA LLC”)
Have Idemia mail TWIC to your home rather than delivering to office — much faster!
To follow up on HME or TWIC orders, call 855-347-8371

Ohio Motor Vehicle Record $8.50 State fees – Bureau of Motor Vehicles
CDL A permit $27.00 (must secure permit prior to class enrollment!)
CDL A driving exam $85.00
CDL A (hard card) license $45.75
Program Total
(includes all Owens fees and all external costs)
(Total is less if optional items not chosen)