More Than 200 Students Graduate From Technical Institute

The Michigan Vocation and Technological Institute (MCTI) graduated 207 pupils during their 2020-2021 school yr. The faculty hosted a university student recognition/graduation ceremony at its campus in Plainwell on Aug. 31 to honor 64 graduating pupils from the summer time faculty term.

MCTI provides in-need teaching applications that provide Michiganders with disabilities the credentials they want to accessibility competitive integrated work and enhance independence.

A portion of the summer season time period graduates* were being regarded at this week’s celebration (outlined by county):

Allegan: Spencer Brooks, Device Engineering Ciearria Hunter, Qualified Nursing Assistant
Antrim: Wessley Gotts, Retail Marketing
Benzie: Hope Adams, Retail Marketing and advertising
Calhoun: Lateria Clayborn, Accredited Nursing Assistant
Cass: Kaylee Morse, Qualified Nursing Assistant
Houghton: Kellie Hallesy, Accredited Nursing Assistant
Ingham: Howard Andry, Industrial Electronics Austin McCormick, Custodial Bruce Roberts-Hicks, Design
Isabella: John-James Konkus, Automotive Technologies
Kent: Joel Amado-Molina, Development
Leelanau: Guillermo Martinez-Serrano Jr, Machine Technological innovation
Lenawee: Jesse Sumner, Qualified Nursing Assistant
Livingston: Maurice Coman, Retail Marketing and advertising
Macomb: Edgar Pena, Licensed Nursing Assistant Kavyn Thomas, Custodial
Mecosta: Sabrina Mapes, Accredited Nursing Assistant
Montcalm: Lino Garcia-Cuautle, Custodial
Oakland: Andis Ishmakej, Automotive Technologies Samuel Lopez, Device Engineering Caitlin Pangle, Qualified Nursing Assistant
Oceana: Deana Chamberlain, Machine Engineering
Shiawassee: Kayla Spiece, Licensed Nursing Assistant
Washtenaw: Benjamin Raymond, Equipment Technological know-how Mathias McIntyre, Device Technological know-how
Wayne: Savannah Bankston-Ashenhurst, Retail Marketing Brett Davis-Miller, Commercial Printing

*Listing of graduates involves only those people who supplied authorization to share their identify.

Pupils could enroll in just one of MCTI’s 13 technological schooling applications, like automotive technologies, cupboard making/millwork, accredited nurse assistant, business printing, building, culinary arts, custodial, grounds servicing/landscaping, industrial electronics, information know-how, device know-how, pharmacy technician and retail advertising and marketing.

The university offers a assortment of on campus supports and routines, including but not confined to sporting activities and recreation, housing, scholar federal government and substantially a lot more. Supplemental facts about MCTI is out there by visiting Michigan.gov/MCTI.

MCTI is a division of Michigan Rehabilitation Expert services in just the Michigan Section of Labor and Economic Chance. Their systems assistance Governor Whitmer’s Sixty by 30 aim, presenting the prospect to make a diploma or credential and boosting the proportion of working-age older people with a degree or certificate to 60% by the 12 months 2030.