ZANESVILLE -- Financial aid is being offered to qualified individuals wishing to obtain their Commercial Driver's License at Zane State College. Interested applicants should visit www.cdlequalsfreedom.com for details. Forms and contact information are available on the site to help prospective students determine if they can attend for a discounted rate; some students may even qualify to attend free of charge.

Becoming a commercial driver is a career opportunity with flexible options. Upon completing the course and obtaining their license, students can choose to travel the country or stay closer to home. They can be their own boss by choosing how many hours they want to work. Zane State College will provide students with assistance to find a job after course completion. With a shortage of 10,000 drivers in Ohio alone, students can feel secure about finding employment in today's economy with a CDL from Zane State College.

Classes are only five weeks long and provide students with 11 college credits. For more information, please call (740) 588-1207.

Zane State College was established in 1969, with campuses in Zanesville and Cambridge. With over 40 two-year associate degree programs, certificate programs, workshops, and occupational skills training, Zane State College's hands-on, experience-based education prepares students for immediate employment in today's diversified and dynamic work environments and is an excellent foundation for continuing education.

PRESS RELEASE

CONTACT:

Nick Welch

Director of Marketing and Communications

(740) 588-1224

RELEASE DATE:

April 18, 2014