The full MD-State required Driver Education Program consists of 3 Steps:

Step 1 - 30-Hr Classroom Instruction

Step 2 - 6-Hr In-Car Lessons

Step 3 - Completion sent to MVA

STEP 1 - Classroom Instruction $250

$100 Deposit to Start | $150 Due on Day 9 | Minimum Age 15
(class consists of 10 days, 3 hours each day, most classes are online)

  • Permit: NOT REQUIRED to take the class, but you will need it for driving lessons.
  • Online Class: Connect via Zoom with desktop, laptop, tablet or cell phone.
  • Class Link: A few days before class students will be emailed the class link.
  • Mandatory: Students MUST attend Day 1, students are visible in the camera the entire class & participates.
  • Day 1: Parent Orientation - Parent attendance highly RECOMMENDED for students under 18. Parents will learn about our policies, roles & responsibilities, and gain insight on how to instruct their new driver on the road.
  • Day 9: Balance Due.
  • Day 10: Final Exam is administered (must pass with a minimum of 80% to move onto STEP 2, behind-the-wheel lessons).
  • Payment Plan: (pay-as-you-go), pay with a deposit to start class, pay on the balance however you want as long as the full balance is paid by Day 9, or pay in full, which ever works for you.
  • Register: Click the "Register" button to view the schedule and to make your payment online with debit or credit card, NO cash, NO checks, NO money orders.

STEP 2 - In-Car Lessons $75 each

3 Lessons Required | PERMIT REQUIRED | Call or Email Us to Schedule
(for current students who completed their classroom instruction with us)
  • When Can I Schedule: any time after the student has passed the classroom final exam.
  • # of Lessons Required: (3) two-hour lessons.
  • Mandatory: a valid learner's permit, passed classroom final exam, and has NO remaining balance .
  • How to Schedule Lessons: call or email the office to coordinate your availability with open slots (410-902-9998,
  • Payment Plan: (pay-as-you-go), pay for lessons one-by-one, or all at once, payment is due upfront before lessons are confirmed.
  • How to Pay for Lessons: After your lessons dates are choosen the fee will be added to your account. You can then log into your student account and pay with debit or credit card.
  • Cancel/Reschedule: Must be done thru the student account for immediate update to our calendar & to avoid late cancellation fee.
  • Lesson 3: Final Exam is administered (must pass with a minimum of 80%).
  • Additional Lessons, Private Lessons, or Transfer Students: Visit the Private Lesson page for details and cost.

STEP 3 - Completion sent to MVA

Must Pass the final for BOTH Classroom & Behind-the-Wheel Lessons
  • How do I pass Driver's Ed: Must Pass the final for BOTH Classroom Instruction & Behind-the-Wheel Lessons with a minimum of 80%.
  • Electronic Submission to MVA: The driving school will submit your completion electronically to the MVA within 24 hours of your last lesson. You will NOT need to bring any proof of completion to your driving test.
  • When can I schedule my Driver's Skills Test: Wait 3 business days after your last lesson to ensure the submission has updated to the MVA system.
    Click here to check if you qualify to take the driver's skills test.
Advance Drive Now offers online drivers ed classes
Have any questions? 410-902-9988