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20 May, 2022
UTI’s Summer Ignite Program Returns for 2022

UTI’s Summer Ignite Program Returns for 2022

UTI’s Summer Ignite Program is a great way for high school juniors to experience our programs at no cost during summer break. Learn more here!
08 Apr, 2022
The Top 5 Reasons to Attend Our National Open House

The Top 5 Reasons to Attend Our National Open House

Read the top 5 reasons why you should attend our National Open House on May 4, 2022.
31 Mar, 2022
Attend Automotive and Diesel Night Courses at Select UTI Campuses

Attend Automotive and Diesel Night Courses at Select UTI Campuses

Universal Technical Institute’s Automotive and Diesel programs offer flexible scheduling, including night courses at select campuses. Learn more here!
24 Mar, 2022
MMI Grads Andre and Emily Bienvenu Met at School — Now They Run Their Own Shop

MMI Grads Andre and Emily Bienvenu Met at School — Now They Run Their Own Shop

MMI grads Andre and Emily Bienvenu were able to take their passion and experience and start their own shop in Nebraska. Read more here!
17 Mar, 2022
MMI Graduate Ryan Ramsay Is Teaching the Next Generation of Marine Technicians

MMI Graduate Ryan Ramsay Is Teaching the Next Generation of Marine Technicians

MMI graduate Ryan Ramsay is teaching the next generation of marine technicians as a high school instructor. Learn more here!
09 Mar, 2022
The Different Welding Processes

The Different Welding Processes

There are four main arc welding processes, and welders trained in these methods have a variety of career paths they can take. Read more about them here!
01 Mar, 2022
Employment Services Is Now Career Services

Employment Services Is Now Career Services

UTI’s Career Services team is here to help you move toward your career goals. Find out more here!
23 Feb, 2022
Diesel Mechanic Certifications

Diesel Mechanic Certifications

Diesel mechanic certifications can be beneficial when entering the workforce. Learn more about common industry certifications and how to test for them!
16 Feb, 2022
NASCAR Tech Graduate Jaysin Diaz Inspires Others to Pursue Their Goals

NASCAR Tech Graduate Jaysin Diaz Inspires Others to Pursue Their Goals

NASCAR Tech graduate Jaysin Diaz had the honor of being selected as the student speaker for his graduation ceremony. Read more about his journey here!
11 Feb, 2022
How to Become an Auto Body Shop Manager

How to Become an Auto Body Shop Manager

Auto body shop managers help keep service departments and shops running smoothly. Learn more about the role here.
08 Feb, 2022
What Is the UTI Early Employment Program (EEP)?

What Is the UTI Early Employment Program (EEP)?

The Early Employment Program (EEP) helps UTI students gain on-the-job experience from local employers. Learn more about the program here!
04 Feb, 2022
MMI Graduate Travis Conrad Shows How You Can Pursue a Passion Later in Life

MMI Graduate Travis Conrad Shows How You Can Pursue a Passion Later in Life

MMI graduate Travis Conrad was pushed to change career paths during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now he’s working in a field he’s passionate about. Read more here!
01 Feb, 2022
What Is Steering Linkage?

What Is Steering Linkage?

The steering linkage in a vehicle is an important system that transfers motion to the wheels. Learn how the different parts function here.
28 Jan, 2022
Diesel Grad Dennis Etienne Moved From the Caribbean to the U.S. to Pursue His Passion

Diesel Grad Dennis Etienne Moved From the Caribbean to the U.S. to Pursue His Passion

UTI Diesel Technology graduate Dennis Etienne moved from the Caribbean to attend school. Learn more about his journey here!
25 Jan, 2022
Get Specialized Training in the Ford Accelerated Credential Training Program (FACT)

Get Specialized Training in the Ford Accelerated Credential Training Program (FACT)

The Ford FACT program provides students the opportunity to earn 12 Ford STST instructor-led course credentials. Read more about how FACT can help prepare you for the industry!
21 Jan, 2022
MMI Graduate Kendall Sweet Shows the Power of Perseverance

MMI Graduate Kendall Sweet Shows the Power of Perseverance

MMI graduate Kendall Sweet stuck with his training despite the COVID-19 pandemic hitting at the beginning of his program. Read more about his story here!
18 Jan, 2022
A Guide to Truck Classifications

A Guide to Truck Classifications

Heavy-duty vehicles are classified into different groups according to weight. Learn more about these categories and their importance here!
12 Jan, 2022
NASCAR Tech Grad Brandon Harder Helped With a Crucial Pit Stop at the Cup Series Championship

NASCAR Tech Grad Brandon Harder Helped With a Crucial Pit Stop at the Cup Series Championship

NASCAR Tech graduate Brandon Harder has been in the industry since 2008. Read more about his amazing journey here!
07 Jan, 2022
How Do Tractor AC Systems Work?

How Do Tractor AC Systems Work?

Air-conditioning systems are important in tractors to keep drivers comfortable. Read more about the systems here!
04 Jan, 2022
How Do Hybrid Electric Vehicles Work?

How Do Hybrid Electric Vehicles Work?

Hybrid electric vehicles are becoming more common because of the push toward zero emissions. Learn more about how they work here!
31 Dec, 2021
Types of Car Engines

Types of Car Engines

The engine is one of the most important parts of a vehicle. Find out about some of the different types and layouts here!
28 Dec, 2021
How to Train to Become a Bus Mechanic

How to Train to Become a Bus Mechanic

Bus mechanics help fix and repair problems on buses, trucks and other diesel engine vehicles. Read more about the role here!
22 Dec, 2021
MMI Graduate Antonio Caraballo Shows How Dedication Can Pay Off

MMI Graduate Antonio Caraballo Shows How Dedication Can Pay Off

MMI graduate Antonio Caraballo remained dedicated to his goal of enrolling in the Motorcycle Technology program. Read more about his story here!
15 Dec, 2021
How Do Truck Suspension Systems Work?

How Do Truck Suspension Systems Work?

Suspension systems play a crucial role on all vehicles, including heavy-duty trucks. Learn all about truck suspensions here!
08 Dec, 2021
What Is a Powertrain?

What Is a Powertrain?

The powertrain is an important system that uses many parts to transfer energy from the engine to the wheels. Read more about it here!
01 Dec, 2021
What Is a Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanic?

What Is a Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanic?

Heavy-duty diesel mechanics work on equipment and vehicles that rely on diesel engines to run. Find out more about this hands-on job here!
24 Nov, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Heavy-Duty Truck Alignment

Everything You Need to Know About Heavy-Duty Truck Alignment

Proper wheel alignment is important for heavy-duty vehicles. Learn more about how it works here.
16 Nov, 2021
From NASCAR Tech Student to Instructor: How Frank Mendoza Works Hard in the Auto Industry

From NASCAR Tech Student to Instructor: How Frank Mendoza Works Hard in the Auto Industry

NASCAR Tech instructor Frank Mendoza applies years of auto industry experience and his education from NASCAR Tech to his current role at the school. Read more here!
12 Nov, 2021
What Is a Carburetor?

What Is a Carburetor?

A carburetor is a part that helps with a car’s combustion process. Learn more about how they operate here!
10 Nov, 2021
UTI and IGNITE Worldwide: Supporting Women in STEM

UTI and IGNITE Worldwide: Supporting Women in STEM

UTI and IGNITE Worldwide have come together to help promote women’s participation in the skilled trades. Learn more about the relationship here!

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