Since 1965, Universal Technical Institute (UTI) has prepared more than 160,000 students for successful careers in the automotive, diesel, motorcycle, marine and collision repair industries. Throughout our history, UTI has met the needs of our students and our industry partners with integrity, consistently demonstrating that UTI is the right choice for technician training. UTI is committed to providing the highest quality education. More importantly, we feel our own success is defined by the lifelong achievements of our graduates.
The following information is provided to help you gain a complete understanding of UTI and is in compliance with federal and state laws.
State and agency approval information can be found in the Accreditation and Approvals section of each school’s Catalog, which can be found here.
Student complaint process information can be found in the Student Complaint/Grievance Procedure section of each school’s Catalog, which can be found here.
Disclaimers & Information
Not all programs are available at all campuses. Please see our campus locations for specific information on program availability.
For some of our Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training Programs (MSAT)¹. (MSAT programs, students must apply and qualify¹.
Through our campus-based school system, Universal Technical Institute offers specialized technical education programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute (MMI), Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) and NASCAR Technical Institute (NASCAR Tech).
UTI, NASCAR Tech and MMI are vocational institutions, with most students receiving diplomas upon successful completion of their programs of study. An Associate of Occupational Studies degree is granted to all graduates of UTI's Avondale campus except those enrolled in Diesel Technology II. The credits earned at UTI, MMI and NASCAR Tech are not college-level credits and do not automatically transfer to another school unless that school states explicit willingness to accept credits from a transferring student.
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Any person unlawfully discriminated against, as described in ORS 345.240, may file a complaint under ORS 659A.820 with the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries. The school's policies governing employees will be enforced in situations where instructional staff or other school personnel have been found to have engaged in discriminatory behavior. Students aggrieved by action of the school should attempt to resolve these problems with appropriate school officials. Should this procedure fail, students may contact: Oregon Department of Education, Public Service Building, 255 Capitol St. NE, Salem, OR 97310-0203.
South Carolina Regulations
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Licensure indicates only that minimum standards have been met and is not an endorsement or guarantee of quality.
Universal Technical Institute is authorized by the Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board (HECB) and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes Universal Technical Institute to offer specific degree programs. The HECB may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs. Authorization by the HECB does not carry with it an endorsement by the board of the institution or its programs. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the HECB at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.