Paul Mitchell the School - 2016 Award Season

Awards Season 2016 – 5 Hairstyle Successes from Red Carpet

(Source: Getty Images) Award season in Hollywood is officially underway, and we’re already seeing several new and gorgeous hairstyles come out of it. We’ve recently wrapped up the People’s Choice Awards and the Golden Globes, and we’ve loved the do’s celebs chose for those events. We saw a nice mix of styles, some of them […]

Paul Mitchaell Oscar Awards

Golden Globe and Oscar Awards Makeup Fashion Styles and Trends 2016

(Source: Robert Couse-Baker, Flickr) The period between the Golden Globes and the Oscars is a fun time for following fashion and makeup. Stars who attend these award shows are typically putting on their trendiest clothes and makeup colors with hopes they’ll get noticed on the red carpet. And usually, their wish comes true – whether […]

Paul Mitchell Wedding Hairstyles

Wedding Hairstyles Spring 2016

(Source: Getty Images) The runway often gives us a pretty good idea as to what the next season’s street wear, evening styles, and wedding fashion will ultimately be. While the designers who show at the fashion week events in cities like New York and Paris sometimes display styles that are quite over-the-top for the average […]

MTI College is Military Friendly

MTI College Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

[Sacramento, CA – January 12, 2016]—MTI College announced today that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service […]

Holiday Makeup

From 9-5 to Party Time: Holiday Makeup You Can Wear All Day

(Image courtesy woolennlum via flickr.com) Celebrations are always in abundance during the holiday season, with parties and get-togethers often taking place right after the workday. Although fun, the timing can sometimes leave many struggling to figure out how to transition their makeup from day to night. If you’re heading off to a holiday function the […]

Cosmetology Movie Makeup

Jedi Makeup Techniques: Cosmetology at the Movies

Are you excited for the new Star Wars movie? We certainly are! There’s just something about this enduring science fiction franchise that makes us feel giddy, and we know we’re not the only ones. The Star Wars movies are the stuff of legend. They have a magical combination of action, intrigue, and fantasy that just […]

MTI College Paralegal Program

What is the Difference Between Paralegals and Legal Secretaries?

While judges and lawyers typically garner the lion’s share of the media attention, the legal field offers a wide array of career opportunities beyond just these two. Paralegals and legal secretaries, for example, both play essential roles in the legal system, and both of these disciplines can lead to rewarding and exciting careers. However, there […]

MTI College Paralegal Program

What Does American Bar Association Approval Mean for Paralegal Programs?

If you’re interested in starting a career as a paralegal, then you know that there are plenty of educational options available. But how can you separate the best from the rest? One way to verify a prospective school’s quality is to check its certifications. A reputable paralegal education program will be endorsed or approved by […]

MTI College Paralegal Program

How to Become a Paralegal

You’re a great communicator. You’re detail oriented, and your critical thinking skills are excellent. You love getting to the bottom of things through careful research. Well, it sounds like you have what it takes to become a paralegal. Of course, if you want to embark upon a career as a paralegal, you’ll need to get […]

MTI College Paralegal Program

Most Common Tasks Performed by Paralegals

According to the American Association for Paralegal Education, a paralegal  “…performs substantive and procedural legal work as authorized by law, which work, in the absence of the paralegal, would be performed by an attorney. Paralegals have knowledge of the law gained through education, or education and work experience, which qualifies them to perform legal work. […]

MTI College Paralegal Program

What You Will Learn from Paralegal Training at MTI College

Behind every good lawyer is a great paralegal. Paralegals work behind the scenes to assist attorneys, law firms, corporations, and government agencies by performing important legal work. Becoming a paralegal requires excellent organization and critical thinking skills, not to mention extensive knowledge of legal concepts. Getting Your Paralegal Education at MTI MTI offers a respected […]

Level up your IT Certifications at MTI College

Benefits of IT Certifications

There is an ongoing debate in some circles, as to the relative worth of professional certifications in general, and IT certifications specifically. The argument from one camp typically goes something like: Certifications only exist to earn money for certifying bodies; or, earning certifications only shows that you can pass multiple-choice tests, not that you can do […]

CompTIA Security+ Training

Training for CompTIA Security+ Added to Network Administration Program

CompTIA, the Computing Technology Industry Association, is a non-profit trade association that has been in existence since the early eighties. It was originally founded by a group of tech companies that were leaders in computer software and hardware systems, and exists primarily to provide professional certifications for a wide variety of IT specialties, and network […]

Microsoft IT Academy Program Member

Benefits and Resources Offered by Microsoft IT Academy

With more than half of contemporary jobs requiring technology skills of some kind, and that number expected to grow in the next ten years, predictions that there will be a shortage in qualified IT workers in the near future do not seem far off. With a combination of this shortage of qualified IT workers and […]

MCSA Certification Logo

MCSA Windows Server 2012 R2 Certifications

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Windows Server 2012 R2 Certification, which is also known as MCSA certification, is sought after by IT professionals who work in a wide variety of contexts to land a position that utilizes Microsoft technology. Those who have a Microsoft Certification have reported a greater edge over others in seeking employment in […]

Technical Support Training at MTI College

Technical Support Careers

With nearly every business and organization reliant on computers and other technologically driven systems these days, technical support specialists are in increasingly high demand. They are vital in providing important and crucial information and assistance to both individuals and organizations utilizing computer software or hardware. They may go by any one of a number of […]

Network Administration MTI College

Network Administrator and Security Associate Careers

In these times, a computer network is a key part of nearly every business and organization. Network administrators and security associates are responsible for the organization, installation, and tech support for local area networks, or LANs, and wide area networks, or WANs, as well as intranets, network segments, and a variety of other data and […]

CompTIA A+ at MTI College

CompTIA A+ Certification

The Computing Technology Industry Association, or CompTIA, is a non-profit trade association that was created in the early nineteen-eighties by a small group of early leading companies in the computer and software engineering industry. Along with a wide variety of other trade association functions, CompTIA is a primary provider of professional certifications across the various […]

Medical Assisting Certification

Demand for Medical Assistants with Certification

The demand for medical assistants in the United States is growing at a rapid rate, and furthermore, demand is expected to continue to grow as more and more of the Baby Boomer generation enters retirement and continues to age. The current confluence of several different contributing factors, such as the ongoing technological advancement in various medical […]

Office Administration at MTI College

Why Administrative Office Training Is so Valuable

Office administrative staff members play a strong, vital role in the successful management of a wide variety of businesses and organizations. The training you receive when you sign on for a course of study in office administration is invaluable to your career success, and to the overall success of any venture that you eventually become a […]

business careers at MTI College

Common Business Administration Jobs for New Graduates

Whether you are considering pursuing a degree in business administration, or are already working toward one, you may be wondering exactly what type of work a degree in business administration is preparing you to do. A degree in business administration actually prepares you to excel in a diverse range of fields, performing a wide variety […]

Computer Applications - Microsoft, QuickBooks, Lynda.com

What Computer Programs Are Most Valuable in Business and Accounting?

It is increasingly more difficult to overestimate the value of a solid understanding of computer software programs in attaining success in either the field of business or accounting. These days, it’s almost impossible to find a job posting for any position in any field that doesn’t require at least a basic understanding of rudimentary software […]

Administrative Office Class

What Administrative Office Skills Will You Learn at MTI College?

If you are considering taking classes at MTI College independently, toward an Associate’s Degree, or in one of our Diploma Programs, then you may be curious about what administrative office skills you will pick up during the course of your study. It’s important to note that MTI College does offer Medical Office Assistant, Business Office Assistant, […]

Accounting Technician Skills

What Skills You will Learn in Accounting Technician School

If you choose to pursue a course of study toward landing a position in accounting as a technician, you may be wondering what kind of skills you can expect to learn while in school. Accounting technicians need a wide variety of skills in order to excel in their work; among these are bookkeeping skills, spreadsheet and […]

Accounting at MTI College

Accounting Technician Career Description

Accounting technicians, called bookkeeping clerks, accounting clerks, and auditing clerks at some companies and organizations, produce a wide variety of financial documents, depending on their specific position and the type and size of the organizations they work in. No matter the title, accounting technicians provide vital services to the financial health of their companies, and […]

MTI College Medical Students

The Cost of Healthcare Certification Training

Healthcare is a rapidly growing field with an excellent job outlook over the coming years. With a modicum of training, you could begin a stable, fulfilling career in any one of a number of healthcare technician or assistant positions – and you could do it in a relatively short amount of time. But most jobs […]

Medical Careers begin at MTI

FAQs on Healthcare Certification

Looking to start a career in the healthcare industry often begins with seeking some type of professional certification. There are many courses offered that prepare prospective healthcare workers for exams that lead to certification in a wide variety of specialties. And certification is offered by a variety of certifying bodies in a variety of specialties, including […]

Medical Assisting at MTI College

What You’ll Learn in Medical Assistant Classes

There are a few different types of medical assistants: general, clinical, and administrative. Similarly, there are different degrees and types of training available to potential medical assistants, depending on what type of medical assistant they aspire to be. Additionally, not all medical assistants are certified, because certification requires a bit more education and training, typically […]

medical billing and coding specialist

What is a Medical Billing and Coding Professional?

What is a Medical Billing and Coding Professional? Whenever a healthcare provider sees a patient, a medical biller and coder is called on to submit claims to the patient’s insurer in a specific manner, with services, procedures, and diagnosis identified by a medical billing code. Medical billing and coding professionals work with health care providers and […]

healthcare Phlebotomy

Benefits of a Phlebotomy Career

Benefits of a Phlebotomy Career There are a great many benefits that come along with pursuing a career in phlebotomy. The medical field and healthcare in general are growing quickly and exponentially, due to a great many reasons. What that means is there will be job growth, job security, good salaries, job satisfaction, opportunities for […]

Healthcare Phlebotomy at MTI College

What You’ll Learn at a Phlebotomy School

What You’ll Learn in Phlebotomy School Phlebotomy is about many more things than the simple taking of blood. At a phlebotomy school, you’ll learn a wide variety of topics that will help you in all phases of your specialized career in the field of healthcare. You’ll learn collection techniques, of course, but you’ll also learn what you need […]

Beautiful woman graduating holding her diploma and smiling

How to Evaluate a for-Profit College: a Consumer’s Guide

By BETH J. HARPAZ Associated Press | Jul 7, 2015, 5:10 PM ET Commercial schools have been around for centuries, providing training in fields like accounting and construction that loftier educational institutions did not always offer. America’s first billionaire, John D. Rockefeller Sr., completed a course at one such school, Folsom’s Business College in Cleveland, […]

Hairstylist on the job

Easy Women’s Hairstyles for Summer Season

Looking for easy ways to keep hair looking great this summer? We were too, so we checked with our top Paul Mitchell the School Learning Leaders from MTI College and a few awesome beauty resources, and we came up with a list of fun summer styles you just have to know about. Try these women’s summer […]

Paul Mitchell the School MTI College in Sacramento

Tips for Managing Hair During the Summer Season

Wondering how to manage hair during the summer season? We at Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College in Sacramento deal with the hot sun more than most and have some tips and tricks for you to use so that your hair, and your clients’ hair, will stay healthy and beautiful all season long. We all […]

Paul Mitchell products

Best Hair Care Products for the Summer

So just what are the best hair care products for the summer season? Of course, they’re the ones that keep your summer hair looking beautiful and feeling great. At Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College in Sacramento, we keep our eye out for great products that we would use ourselves, and products that we think […]

Paul Mitchell Makeup Trends

When you enroll in Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College, you’ll find out about so many ways to make people look beautiful, whether you’re addressing their hair, skin or makeup. For some of our students, getting some practice recreating the latest makeup trends ends up being their favorite part of what they learn. At […]

Paul Mitchell the School Styles

Learn the Hottest Trends at Paul Mitchell the School at MTI

When you’re a Future Professional at Sacramento’s Paul Mitchell the School at MTI, you’ll learn the latest beauty trends from Learning Leaders who are used to keeping their eyes on the pulse of the industry. You’ll find out about current hair and makeup trends, and you’ll practice recreating the top trends in nails and style in general. […]

Paul Mitchell Granny Hair Style

How to Achieve the Granny Hair Look

We’ve spent quite a few decades trying to achieve a look of eternal youth when it comes to beauty. Which means that many women have been staying loyal to a hair-coloring schedule and running to the salon whenever they see more than a couple of gray hairs appear on their head. But when it comes […]

Paul Mitchell the School - Stylist at Work

How Much Does Paul Mitchell the School Cost?

Are you thinking about attending Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College, but wondering how much it costs? The good news is that tuition and fees are probably a lot less than you think, especially once you consider how much help is available to assist you in paying for tuition. Paul Mitchell the School prices […]

Why Attend Paul Mitchell’s Beauty School at MTI?

Why Attend Paul Mitchell’s Beauty School at MTI?

Have you ever dreamed of being a hairdresser? What about a makeup artist? Do you work magic on your friends’ hair and makeup, and feel like you could actually make a living doing it? If you love giving makeovers and helping people look their best, then Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College may be […]

Benefits of Being a Cosmetologist at Paul Mitchell the School at MTI College

Benefits of Being a Cosmetologist

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a cosmetologist? And what benefits there are to working in the beauty industry? When you attend the Paul Mitchell School of Beauty at MTI on your way to becoming a professional cosmetologist, you’re learning from the best while embarking on an exciting career. Imagine […]

Beauty Secrets From Paul Mitchell Cosmetology School

Beauty Secrets from the Paul Mitchell Cosmetology School

There are some tips and tricks that you’re going to learn at Paul Mitchell Cosmetology School at MTI that will enhance you and your clients’ appearance. Paul Mitchell Beauty School and Paul Mitchell products have been a leading name in the industry for years, so you stand to benefit as a student by learning trade […]

Paul Mitchell the School Sacramento at MTI College Funraising 2015

Paul Mitchell The School Sacramento at MTI College and Paul Mitchell Schools Raise $1.7M for Charity

12th Annual Gala Includes Magic Johnson, Fran Drescher, Marie Osmond, Dolph Lundgren, Gary Sinise, Pauley Perrette, Leeza Gibbons & Kathy Buckley Sacramento, CA- The results are in! After three months of cut-a-thons, fashion shows, princess parties, and thousands of other “FUNraising” events, the 14,000 Future Professionals and staff members from 110 Paul Mitchell cosmetology schools […]

Why Retention Rates at Sacramento Community Colleges Matter

While completion rates for Sacramento Community Colleges may have fallen steadily over the last four years, according to an article published in the Sacramento Bee, retention rates at MTI College have continued to rise. Why Retention Rates Are Important Why should you care more about retention rates as you consider your choices for attending Sacramento […]

Paul Mitchell the School Sacramento at MTI College

Paul Mitchell the School MTI Raises $2.1 Million

11th Annual Gala Features Magic Johnson, Fran Drescher, Danny Trejo, Marie Osmond, Sara Rue, John Paul DeJoria, Ricky & Andrea Schroder, Jo Anne Worley & Kathy Buckley (Sacramento, CA – May 2014) – After three months and literally thousands of hair shows, casual days, cut-a-thons, and “FUNraisers,” more than 13,000 cosmetology students from 110 Paul […]

How to choose a cosmetology school

Paul Mitchell Cosmetology School

Get the Best Cosmetology Training Your career in cosmetology should start with choosing a beauty school that teaches you the latest hair and makeup techniques. But there’s more to beauty school training than just learning the latest fashion trends. Cosmetology students in Sacramento have the benefit of working right in the center of one of […]

Sacramento Capital

Top Industries for Sacramento Careers

On the west coast, Sacramento has many industries to offer its residents. Its location just a couple hours from the San Francisco Bay and at the junction of major railways makes it home to a variety of occupations and commercial activity. A perk of having such a diverse population with a variety of careers is […]

Silicon Valley Arrow Sign

Technology Opportunities around Silicon Valley

The capital city of California is located a two-hour drive northeast of the San Francisco Bay Area, and it has become an attractive location for individuals seeking the education and training needed for tech opportunities in Silicon Valley. Excellent jobs are available for those with the right training, and Sacramento is a favorable location for […]