Michigan Training Connect
Michigan Training Connect (MiTC) is the state’s official eligible training provider list for individuals qualifying for an Individual Training Account under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
Students and Training Providers
Choose between different methods of finding the providers and programs that meet your specific needs.
Please contact a Michigan Works! Agency near you to find out if you qualify for training assistance.
To be added to Michigan Training Connect, you will need to complete the automated MiTC application. Please click on "CREATE ACCOUNT” button in the top right of this page and select 'Training Provider' to create a new account. Once approved, you will have access to the User Guide and be able to add or modify programs.
To add an administrator account to an existing Provider Account, please email LEO-MiTC@michigan.gov.
Proprietary School Licenses
Educational Corporation Approvals
Distance Education Authorizations
To apply for or renew a license, authorization or approval, please follow the instructions on the Postsecondary Schools page found at www.michigan.gov/pss. For additional questions, please email LEO-PSS@michigan.gov.
To be listed on MiTC, these schools must be licensed by the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity’s Office of Employment and Training, Postsecondary Schools Unit. Your license and programs will be verified with their system.
Resources that may be helpful to you as you explore work and educational possibilities.
Pathfinder provides information to students, their parents and guidance staff to make informed choices about educational and career options.
- Michigan Works! Agencies
Provide services for dislocated workers, those on public assistance, veterans, persons with disabilities and the public.
- Wage Finder
Find occupations based on wage and geography.
- Labor Market Information
Provides information regarding occupational wages and industry employment outlook.
- MI Student Aid
Information for students and families, high school counselors and college aid administrators about admission requirements, application procedures, and financial planning.
- Michigan Association of Career Schools
Represents many nationally accredited training providers.
- Michigan Community College Association
Represents Michigan's 28 public community colleges.
- Michigan Department of Education - Career and College Ready
Provides information about graduation requirements and standards, personalized learning options and resources, as well as other topics relevant to education and training.
- Michigan Virtual
Serves the education and training needs of Michigan businesses through electronic learning technologies.
Schools and Michigan Works! agencies are encouraged to use the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) Employment & Training Administration’s interactive tool to help determine if a credential meets the definition of recognized postsecondary credential, as defined by Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. Please read the guide for detailed examples of types of credentials that count, industry recognized credentials, the difference between certification and certificates and more valuable tips.
This webinar recording details the updates necessary for MiTC Training Providers to renew their program details and submit their exiting student data to meet USDOL requirements. Definitions and explanations are included.
This video is intended for MiTC Training Providers who do not submit their MiTC program data to the Center for Educational Performance and Information. Providers will need to submit student data through the Bulk Upload Student Exits Spreadsheet to provide the performance information. The spreadsheet is available through the provider administration main page under "Bulk Upload Student Exits".
Do you have questions about the MiTC program?
Check out the frequently asked questions to find answers.
Interested in general information about the Michigan Training Connect program? Here is a program overview to explain it all.