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Day & Evening Classes Available!

* Not all campuses offer evening classes, contact MTI for more information on class schedules.

Experience Hands-On Career Training At Trade School

As you prepare to graduate high school, choosing the right educational and career path is an important decision. Trade school can be a great option for students who want to enter the workforce sooner, learn a specific trade or skill, and do not want to attend a traditional two-year or four-year college.

MTI Programs and Courses

  • Welding

  • Welding student

    Welding and Pipefitting

  • Young student in medical setting

    Medical Assisting

  • HVAC/R Technician

  • Female student in PPE

    Dental Assisting

  • Truck driver standing in front of his truck

    Professional Truck Driving

  • Cosmetology students in lab


  • Female student sitting at PC

    Medical Coding Specialist

  • Medical Coding Specialist Hybrid

  • Massage Therapy

  • CDL Training Course

  • BNA Students

    Basic Nursing Assistant

  • Students in Medical Assisting lab


How Can MTI Change Your Life?

“MTI gave me the certification to get the job, to actually help others during the day and still get off at a decent time to go out and enjoy my life.”


HVAC/R-MAR Graduate

“I chose MTI over any other trade school because I actually did my research on different schools…they just don’t want you to go there, they want you to succeed.”

MTI Welding Graduate Drew


Journeyman Welder Graduate

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What Makes MTI Different?

Hands-On Focused

Get hands-on training in labs that simulate real working environments

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Accelerated Training

Most programs & courses can be completed in less than a year

Experienced Instructors

All MTI instructors have real-world experience in the field

Students from various MTI programs

Flexible Class Schedules

Choose class times that work for your busy schedule

Employment Preparation

Earn the qualifications & certifications you need

Career Placement Services

All qualified graduates receive career placement assistance

Students from various MTI programs

Resources to Help You Grow & Succeed

Financial Aid & Scholarships*

FREE Tutoring & Employment Prep

Career Placement Services*

Community Events To Help Give Back

Childcare & Housing Location Assistance

Campus Events To Make New Connections

*Financial aid, scholarships, and career placement services available to those who qualify.

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MTI Campus Locations

Springfield, IL

2731 Farmers Market Road, Springfield, IL 62707

East Peoria, IL

280 High Point Lane East Peoria, IL 61611

Moline, IL

3620 Avenue of the Cities, Moline, IL 61265

Springfield, MO

3600 S. Glenstone Outer Road, Springfield, MO 65804
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Satellite Locations

Missouri CDL Range

1551 S. Empire Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802

Illinois CDL Range

4600 Rodger St. Springfield, IL 62703
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