Accelerate! - Life Happens - Pedal to the Metal / Universal Technical Institute

To be the leading provider of technical training for students seeking entry-level careers as automotive, diesel, medium/heavy equipment, collision repair, motorsports, motorcycle and marine technicians; welders; and CNC machining technicians. Our transportation-related technician training programs provide students with fundamental skills applicable and transferable to a variety of related professions requiring an ability to diagnose, service and repair gas and diesel engines; mechanical, electrical and hydraulic equipment; and electronic systems.

Our purpose is to change the world one life at a time by helping people achieve their dreams. This is the underlying inspirational reason for our existence and the reason we come to work every day.


Universal Technical Institute is committed to supporting their students across multiple TechForce Foundation platforms.

Awards supported by their generosity include:

“ACCELERATE!” Tuition Scholarship Awards

  • Accelerate! Platform for Graduating High School Seniors
  • Terry Emig Hero Spirit Award
  • UTI Scholarship Education Support

“LIFE HAPPENS! Emergency Relief”

  • UTI Life Happens Grant for UTI/MMI/NASCAR Tech Students

“PEDAL TO THE METAL” Advanced Training Tuition and Relocation Awards

  • UTI Scholarship Education Support