CDL Training

CDL Training

MTI’s Class A CDL courses and programs are designed to provide students with a variety of training options and possible career outcomes...

mrWF/MTI Scholarship

mrWF/MTI Scholarship

ThemikeroweWORKS Foundation and Midwest Technical Institute are now accepting submissions for the2014-2015 mrWF/MTI Scholarship. The...

Classes Start Jan 5th

Classes Start Jan 5th

Start your new year with a new career.  Classes Start Jan 5



Since MTI opened, we have strived to stay current with the demands of professionals in the field. MTI takes keeping its facilities up to...

Journeyman Welder Program

Journeyman Welder Program

30 Weeks / 750 Clock Hours / 187.5 Additional Outside Clock Hours 937.5 Total Hours / 27 Semester Credits The primary objective of the...

Mechanical Trades Programs

Mechanical Trades Programs

MTI offers Mechanical Trades Programs that are relevant to todays workforce. You could be come a Welding Craftsman in 7 months, a Pipe...

Allied Health Programs

Allied Health Programs

MTI offers Allied Health Care Programs that are relevant to todays workforce. You could be come a Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant,...

Cosmetology Program

Cosmetology Program

The primary goal of the Cosmetology Program is to equip students with the hands-on training and experience to gain entry level employment...

  • CDL Training

    CDL Training

  • mrWF/MTI Scholarship

    mrWF/MTI Scholarship

  • Classes Start Jan 5th

    Classes Start Jan 5th

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  • Journeyman Welder Program

    Journeyman Welder Program

  • Mechanical Trades Programs

    Mechanical Trades Programs

  • Allied Health Programs

    Allied Health Programs

  • Cosmetology Program

    Cosmetology Program

Hands-on Training for Today's Workforce

Whether you’re searching for a new career opportunity or looking to enhance your current professional position, MTI can help by calling (800) 814-5124 or filling out our Information Request Form.

Through a diverse, innovative mix of mechanical trades and allied health programs, MTI has earned a reputation for excellence in meeting the workforce needs of the communities it serves.

Small class sizes and in-depth “hands-on” training provide MTI students with a personalized education that prepares them for personal and professional success in today's job market.

In addition, MTI employs dedicated faculty and staff with years of industry experience to provide students with the workforce training necessary to emerge as professionals in any number of career fields.

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new-year-facebook-bannerA New Year. A New Career.

The New Year is looming large on the horizon and Midwest Technical Institute is here to help jumpstart a new career with a number of hands-on, workforce training programs set to begin January 5.

Enrollment is open now for a number of MTI’s mechanical trade, allied health, transportation and cosmetology courses and programs, including those in HVAC, welding, medical assisting, dental assisting, massage therapy, CDL training and more.

MTI offers accelerated training programs designed to put students into the workforce in as a little as nine months.

Flexible schedules, small class sizes and financial aid and job placement opportunities make it easy for even the busiest student to receive the best real-world training for a number of today’s most in-demand careers.

Make your career education a priority this coming year and don’t let 2015 slip away.

For more information on MTI, including program availability and the enrollment process, contact an admissions representative at your nearest MTI campus, or complete the contact form on the right side of the page for a representative to contact you as soon as possible.

chronicleMidwest Technical Institute launches MTI Chronicle

Midwest Technical Institute recently released the first issue of its e-newsletter, The MTI Chronicle, on Dec. 15 for those connected to the MTI community.

Featuring student and faculty success stories, campus and program announcements and more, the newsletter will be published in electronic format on the 15th of each month. In addition, a print version of the newsletter will also be published quarterly and distributed through MTI’s campus network beginning in February 2015.

The project, assembled largely from MTI’s blog,culminates several months of content and design work in an effort to strengthen MTI’s already tight-knit community and foster an interest in the issues that matter to those associated with the school.

Digital subscriptions will be offered free of charge; the print edition of the newsletter will also be provided to MTI’s campus locations at no cost. For more information about

For more information about The MTI Chronicle or to subscribe, visit MTI’s blog and newsroom site.

john-deere-tractor-smallMTI offers $1,000 scholarship to Deere employees

Midwest Technical Institute is offering a $1,000 scholarship for any of its hands-on, workforce training programs to the more than 400 John Deere employees affected by the Oct. 20 layoffs at Deere’s East Moline manufacturing facility.

The scholarship can also be combined with a two-thirds tuition reimbursement offer from Deere to those who seek additional training or education at a school like MTI in order to acquire the skills and training necessary to secure alternative employment.

Students must successfully complete one of MTI’s courses and programs in the mechanical trade, allied health, transportation and cosmetology career fields to be eligible for the $1,000 scholarship opportunity.  Read More

blog-thumbMTI's New Blog is Now Live

Curious about what events are taking place across MTI campuses? Interested in a more intimate look at MTI’s programs, students, faculty and staff? MTI’s new blog offers readers just that and more, complete with feature-length profiles of those within the MTI community and the issues that impact them.

MTI’s blog is easily shareable across a number of social media platforms and comments and discussions on each post are encouraged – comments deemed as inappropriate will be subject to removal by the MTI marketing department.

New blog entries will be posted multiple times per week, so make sure to check back often for new content.

In addition, if you have an MTI story or event you think should be shared, email MTI blogger/writer Nick Ostdick at . 

mrWF/MTI Scholarship Program

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The mikeroweWORKS Foundation and Midwest Technical Institute are now accepting submissions for the 2014-2015 mrWF/MTI Scholarship! The scholarship is open to all graduating high school seniors for the 2014-2015 academic year and awards seven 100 percent tuition-paid scholarships at each of MTI's seven campus locations throughout the Midwest and Mississippi Delta regions.  

To view more information on the mrWF/MTI Scholarship, click here.


mti-grant-logoMTI $10,000 High School Grant Program

Midwest Technical Institute is proud to announce submissions are currently being accepted for the second annual MTI High School Grant Program!
The program is open to eligible high schools and career and vocational centers to assist in thepurchasing of equipment, renovating shops and labs and obtaining the necessary resources for classroom instruction. Schools and career centers can submit materials for consideration through March 29, 2015 and winners will be announced on or about May 6.

Contact an MTI representative today for more information.

To view previous winners or to learn more, click here.

hsssp-logo-200.fw$1000 High School Senior Scholarship

The MTI $1,000 Senior Scholarship Program was established during the 2013-2014 academic year to assist graduating high school seniors in securing the hands-on, workforce training necessary to succeed in today’s competitive job market. This year’s program is once again open to graduating seniors during the 2014-2015 academic year. Students must complete all application materials, including a FAFSA application, no later than July 1, 2015 to be eligible for the $1,000 scholarship.

To learn more about the $1000 High School Scholarship Program and see if you qualify click here.

CNN College Debt for 2013 grads $35,200

CNN Money published the average school debt for 2013 college grads is 35,200!  MTI believes in keeping student debt low, and giving our graduates value on their education, while providing graduates skills needed in today’s job market. 4 out of 5 MTI graduates are employed in their field of study……..which means real opportunity for someone willing to work hard and learn a skill. Join the MTI family!

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Mission Statement


Since opening its doors in 1995, MTI has provided students with the skills to succeed in a number of mechanical trades and allied health fields. MTI houses a number of cutting-edge facilities, classrooms, workshops and training and computer labs for students to develop their skills and mature into career professionals.

MTI also employs knowledgeable, hardworking faculty and staff with years of experience in a number of high-demand industries.

Mechanical Trades

Hands-On Training in the Welding, HVAC/R, and Major Appliance Repair Industries

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Allied Health

Career choices in Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Massage Therapy, Medical Coding, Pharmacy Technician, and Basic Nursing.

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cosmo-home-topCosmetology graduates are qualified to work as Cosmetologists, Nail Technicians, Estheticians, Hair Stylists, Salon Managers, and through Self Employment.

CDL Training

CDL-home-topLearn the in’s and out’s of the transportation industry. Job placement and financial opportunities available.

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