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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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The Rise of IT Network Administrators

In today’s world of 4G mobile service networks, fiber optic internet service, and even research looking into transferring human consciousness into robotic avatars, the future is looking bright for the technologically minded. It is even more promising for those who are able to manage technological systems as IT Network Administrators. Every year, more companies and […]

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Healthcare Careers with Low Educational Requirements

For employment opportunities and job security, few industries can compare with healthcare. Some people might be initially deterred from seeking work in this field because they believe a long, arduous educational process is involved. However, working as a medical assistant or a medical billing and coding professional does not require a lengthy training process. In […]

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Questions to Ask When Looking at Sacramento Colleges

Not Every Sacramento College is Equal Choosing a Sacramento college is a decision that requires careful research and planning. When interviewing colleges, use these questions as a guide to select the best college for you. Read on to find out if MTI College is the right choice for you and learn why MTI was voted […]

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Careers in Technology

In a world of technological innovation, careers in technology are not only on the rise but promising lasting careers as we rely more and more on computers in business and our personal lives. In addition to seeing the number of tech jobs increase, we are also seeing the variety increase as new forms of technology […]

Career College Advantages

Education has become not just a goal for students, but an industry that is driven by the misconception that there is a right way and a wrong way to earn your diploma. The truth is that after graduating from traditional 4 year college programs, many young adults are left directionless, without a set of practical […]

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Information Technology Job Requirements

Technology is one of the fastest growing industries in the country, which also makes it one of the leading sources of job growth. Within IT tech jobs, some niche areas are growing quicker than others, such as cloud computing, virtualization, and app development. Individuals who are equipped with the skills to work in these areas […]

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Medical Billing Professionals in High Demand

As the graduation rate of doctors continues to be an issue in the United States, the shortage of physicians is expected to become an even bigger problem. Currently, less than 25% of newly graduated doctors choose to go into primary care, and of that group less than 5% locate their practices in rural areas. In […]

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Trade School Programs vs. On-the-Job Training

A common question that Sacramento trade schools receive is: Why should I go to a trade school when I can get on-the-job training with a future employer? To summarize that answer, trade schools offer valuable skills training that may not be as comprehensive as the basic job training workers would receive at the work place. […]

Careers in Accounting

Accounting Training Program

If you have a mind for details, and a good accounting education, the sky’s the limit. There are many different types of accounting careers in the Sacramento area, and if you have a mind for details and good accounting education, you can take advantage of them. MTI offers a comprehensive Accounting Technician Diploma Program. This […]

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55 Million New Jobs by 2020 According to New Study

Workers across the nation have new reason to celebrate the recovering economy. Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce working together with Georgetown Public Policy Institute have projected that there will by 55 million job openings emerging over the course of this decade. Of these, 24 million will result from new job creation and […]

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Why Choose MTI College in Sacramento

Community colleges give students the flexibility to explore several educational channels without having to invest the time or monetary commitment that four-year colleges and universities demand. For students in the Sacramento area, there are many junior colleges to choose from including MTI and American River College. However, unlike other schools MTI College offers a number […]

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Master Student Award Means More than Academic Excellence

“The Master Student Award is an opportunity for MTI to celebrate our spectacular students. Master Students receive an award of recognition and are displayed on the Hall of Fame.” – MTI College Announcements So what does it take to be an MTI College Master Student? After talking with Sue Thornton, Director of Student Services at […]

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Career Training Popular Amid Economic Instability

Graduating with Career-Ready skills is becoming more and more necessary All to often, those who have received a BA or a BS degree graduate and find themselves waiting tables or doing other menial jobs that have nothing to do with their major. This is mostly because, although four year college offer a well-rounded education, they […]

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The Sacramento Bee: Career college reports hiring uptick in Sacramento

By Darrell Smith, Sacramento Bee Published Monday, Mar. 07, 2011 More than two months into 2011, it remains a rough ride for many Sacramento-area job seekers. But a local career college is reporting an increase in job placements – a small but welcome sign of hiring activity in the region. MTI College in Sacramento has […]