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2011-12-22 15:30:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the competitive landscape of post-secondary automotive technology education, Universal Technical Institute (UTI) continued to expand its offerings to both students and automotive partners in 2011. With the attainment of several partnerships this year, UTI is proud to be recognized as the industry's choice for automotive, diesel, motorcycle and marine technician education and training. UTI is the primary, and often sole...

2011-12-20 17:17:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), a provider of technical education training, today announced the Board of Directors authorized a share repurchase plan of up to $25 million of common stock in both open market and privately negotiated transactions. This new share repurchase plan replaces the two existing share repurchase plans, of which there was an aggregate $23.7 million remaining. The company intends to reinstate...

2011-12-19 05:00:00

DULUTH, Ga., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), an IACET approved, nationally accredited distance training institution dedicated exclusively to the child care industry, announces that unlimited-access Individual, Annual Subscriptions to the online child care training course catalog are now only $79 through December 31, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111019/MM90221LOGO ) CCEI offers educators the convenience of fulfilling training...

2011-12-14 15:05:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), a provider of technical education training, today announced the appointment of David Blaszkiewicz, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Blaszkiewicz will serve on the compensation committee and with his addition the Board will have ten members. Mr. Blaszkiewicz currently serves a dual role as President of Invest Detroit, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Downtown Detroit Partnership. He...

2011-12-08 12:26:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Audatex North America, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing and collision repair industry, announced today that its donation of Audatex Estimating software to vocational and technical schools has passed the $1 million mark. This donation was made via the Educational Institutions Program launched by Audatex in 2010 in partnership with the Collision Repair Education...

2011-12-01 15:44:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A policy paper released today by The McGraw-Hill Research Foundation calls for greater collaboration between the business and education communities to create a coordinated, institutionalized system that prepares the workforce of today and tomorrow for the demands of an increasingly high-tech and more competitive global economy. In the paper, titled "Developing Human Capital: Meeting the Growing Global Need for a Skilled and Educated...

2011-12-01 08:00:00

CHICAGO and LONDON, Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Built Environment's Client Solutions and UBM Studios today announced that they are partnering with the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ACTVET) to produce iCampus, the first hybrid digital learning institution in the Middle East. iCampus was created using a custom eLearning solution from UBM Studios, a global leader in interactive digital events, environments and communities transforming the...

2011-11-18 10:16:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of automotive technician training, announced today that it will report its financial results for the fiscal 2011 fourth quarter ended September 30, 2011, on Tuesday, November 29, 2011, after market close. UTI will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on the same day to discuss its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter financial results and operating performance....

2011-11-16 15:18:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) will be presenting at the Wunderlich Securities-Signal Hill Education Conference at the Taj Hotel in Boston, Mass. on Thursday, November 17, 2011, at 1:40 p.m. EST. Eugene Putnam, president and chief financial officer will be presenting. A webcast of the presentation will be posted on the UTI investor relations website at http://uti.investorroom.com/. An audio recording of the presentation...

2011-11-13 08:00:00

Stratford Career Institute is accepting enrollments for a newly updated Pharmacy Assistant course designed to prepare students for entry level careers in this growing career field. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) November 13, 2011 Stratford Career Institute is now offering a freshly revised Pharmacy Assistant career training course designed to provide students with a comprehensive look at an entry level career in a pharmacy setting. Stratford says the intention of the course is to teach students the...