MTI East Peoria, IL

Trade School in Illinois

Established in 2009, the Midwest Technical Institute East Peoria, Illinois campus is just off I-74, outside of the major metropolitan area of Peoria. What sets MTI Peoria apart from other colleges in Peoria, IL is the wide variety of hands-on vocational training programs and courses in the allied health and mechanical trades industries, including medical assisting, dental assisting, HVAC/R and welding. Get prepared for an entry-level career in less time than a traditional 2-year or 4-year university at MTI!

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Programs & Courses

Allied Health Programs & Courses

Tour MTI's East Peoria, IL Campus!

Welcome to Midwest Technical Institute (MTI)’s East Peoria, Illinois campus! MTI was established in 1995 in Lincoln, Illinois. MTI’s East Peoria campus opened in 2009, just off I-74, outside of the major metropolitan area of Peoria.

Take the first step toward a rewarding new career today at MTI’s trade school in Illinois! Explore MTI’s campus to find out what makes us different from other colleges in Peoria, IL. Schedule a visit to MTI’s East Peoria trade school campus today!

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Financial Assistance

Financial Aid Team

MTI’s Financial Aid Team provides personalized support to students applying for federal financial aid and help with understanding all the funding options, including scholarship opportunities.

Scholarship Opportunities

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MTI is here to help you attain the funding you need to take the next step in your education. MTI’s Financial Aid Team can help match you with scholarship opportunities you may qualify for.

Contact & Directions

East Peoria, IL – Branch Campus
Campus President – Cole Huff

280 High Point Lane East Peoria, IL 61611
Directions(309) 204-9299

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News & Events

2024 MTI High School Welding Competition

Missouri Regional Competition Competition Highlights 24 total participants 9 high schools represented: Waynesville Career Center, Nevada Regional Technical Center, Gibson Technical Center, Clever High School, Lake Career & Technical Center, Houston…

MTI & NewsChannel 20 Student Spotlight 2023
MTI & NewsChannel 20 Student Spotlight 2024

Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) and NewsChannel 20 (ABC) have partnered up to recognize outstanding high school students from the Springfield, Illinois area! These students demonstrate successes in several areas, whether…

MTI and WQAD Score Standout Athletes 2023-2024

MTI and WQAD News 8 Sports “The Score” are teaming up again this season to recognize high school student athletes! Starting September 2023 through May 2024, you can vote for…