Advised on Sale of Company

Education & Training

Universal Technical Institute, Inc.

Tehnical training for entry-level careers as technicians in the transportation industry United States of America

Acquired 100% of Business Operations

MIAT College of Technology

Operator of a career training institute United States of America

Advised MIAT College of Technology on its sale to Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI)

Capstone Partners (IMAP USA) advised MIAT College of Technology (MIAT) on its acquisition by Universal Technical Institute (UTI).


Since 1969, MIAT has educated thousands of students through technical career training in the fields of aviation maintenance, airframe & powerplant technology, wind turbine maintenance, welding, robotics & automation, and HVACR on-site at two campuses located in Canton, MI and Houston, TX. For more than 50 years, MIAT has helped students gain the industry-relevant skills, experience, and connections to pursue rewarding technical careers through hands-on programs created with the help of feedback from industry leaders.


Universal Technical Institute Is a publicly traded career college group that provides undergraduate degree and certificate programs for technicians in the automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle, and marine fields at 13 campuses throughout the U.S. The integration of MIAT’s programs, specifically in aviation, renewable energy, welding, and HVAC, will provide UTI with significant opportunity to expand its campus footprint.

Experts who worked on the transaction