Mitchell Technical Institute
1800 E. Spruce Street
Mitchell, SC 57301
Type: 2-year or Community College
Chartered in 1966, Mitchell Technical Institute opened in September 1968 as part of a statewide system of four technical institutes. More than 18,000 students have graduated since that time. The Institute is governed by the Board of Education of the Mitchell School District 17-2 and operates under rules and regulations set forth by the South Dakota Board of Technical Education. MTI enjoys a close relationship with Mitchell and regional communities. There are established advisory committees of community and regional representatives who provide program input and support.
MTI At A Glance:
Location Mitchell, SD (Population 15,500)
Accreditation The Higher Learning Commission
Degree Granted Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Campus Size 80+ acres located at 1800 E. Spruce St., Mitchell, SD 57301
Total Current Enrollment 1,187
Tuition $109 per credit both in & out of state and online
Scholarships Awarded 100+ annually
Financial Aid 91% of students receive financial aid assistance
Employment 89% students work part-time or full-time while attending MTI
Placement 98% of students find employment upon graduation
82% of graduates stay in SD
Faculty 70 full-time; 5 adjunct
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Students will find an amazing variety of occupations open to them after attending Mitchell Tech. Whether they want to communicate with someone on another continent, create a show-stopping meal, build a home for a young family, x-ray a broken arm, or ride off into the sunset on a custom-built motorcycle, MTI has 33 face-to-face and 5 online programs, many of them regionally unique, available.
We are fully accredited, ensuring access to financial aid.
There is no difference in in-state/out-of-state tuition—an education at MTI is affordable and a great value.
Students will find a friendly, helpful admissions staff and some of the greatest faculty anywhere, ready to listen and offer guidance. We know what a big decision it is for high school students to choose their future. We at MTI are here to help.