Continuing Education and Customized Training


“I feel MCTC is one of the best options for computer training. It has been a great experience and MCTC is an organization that we will use in the future.”

–Julie Droegemueller, Caribou Coffee


"MCTC is a great way for adults to learn important applications in a small classroom setting. Classes are limited to 12 students and the curriculum is designed so students can go back over step-by-step exercises as many times as they would like."

–Deb Lehr, MCTC Continuing Education Microsoft Applications Instructor

Software Development

Accelerate your information technology career by learning to use .NET to develop dynamic web applications and web services. Use .NET VB or C# to learn today's hottest information technology skills, such as object-oriented programming, web development, web services development, data access technologies, object-oriented design techniques and mobile application development.

Develop skills in iPhone/iPad Application Development. Creating native iOS apps requires an understanding of usability practices in iOS devices as well as programming (Objective-C) and graphic design principles specifically for iOS devices.

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Customize it!

Our courses can be tailored to your organization's needs and delivered at your site or ours. Contact us today to discuss customized training for your team.

For more information about courses or customized training contact us at 612-659-6500 or

Courses include:

  • Programming Logic & Design
  • Visual C#.NET
  • Web Programming
  • Web Client/Server Programming: ASP.NET
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Database Design and Implementation
  • Applications Development Using Tools
  • Java

See our course schedule for classes being offered in Software Development.

CECT Instructor Paints with Kids

Yuya Negishi

Continuing Education and Customized Training (CECT) art instructor Yuya Negishi visited fourth and fifth grade students to show them some of the skills he teaches in his Japanese Sumi-e Ink Painting and Calligraphy class at MCTC. "I see beauty through working with kids. I’m a teacher, but at the same time those students taught me a lot," he said.

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$3.3 Million Grant Means Customized Training for Pioneer Press, Gedney Foods

Training at MCTC.

With help from a $3.3 million MN Job Skills Partnership grant to MnSCU, MCTC's Division of Continuing Education and Customized Training will provide uniquely designed programs for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and Gedney Foods.

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