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About MTC

MTC has been making a social impact in people’s lives since 1981.

How We Help People

  • Providing effective rehabilitative programs and services to offenders to make their time in prison more productive and to reduce re-offending
  • Educating and training young Americans so they have the technical and life skills they need to find and keep good jobs
  • Caring for the medical, dental and mental health needs of inmates and detainees
  • Providing workforce training to citizens of other countries so they can take care of themselves and their families
  • Reducing re-offending in the United Kingdom by providing transitional services to offenders, probationers, and parolees

“The warden and other staff really cared about me. It’s because of them that I changed my life. The facility gave me the opportunity to learn a lot of things that have been helpful to me in society today.” ~Paul McAfee, Former Offender, Diboll Correctional Center, Texas

Where We Help People

MTC operates Job Corps centers, correctional facilities, detention centers, and workforce development sites worldwide — with a mission to help improve people’s lives.  MTC is headquartered in Centerville, Utah and employs nearly 8,000 people.

“Twenty-two years old and I didn’t have anything going for me. No job, no education, nothing but the clothes on my back. I have made some pretty rash decisions, but this one decision, Job Corps, was my best choice.” ~ Ashley Gillespie, Current MTC Job Corps Student

THE MTC IMPACT IN 2018

In 2018 MTC trained thousands of students and helped rehabilitate thousands of men and women at correctional facilities thanks to a team of dedicated, professional, and talented staff.

26,916

men and women helped with rehabilitation daily at 21 facilities across the country

11,322

students educated and trained for today’s job market

12,960

primary industry-recognized credentials were earned by students at MTC centers

“As a frequent visitor visiting my son, it was obvious that Cleveland Correctional Center is run by an excellent group of people who really care about the inmates and their families. I can’t say enough about the kind and professional correctional officers we interacted with.”

~ Mother of incarcerated man – Cleveland Correctional Center

“I make more than I ever thought possible. I thought I would just be a waiter my whole life, and now I have this: a career that I can continually advance in.”

~ James Ernst – Tongue Point Job Corps graduate