MAT2® Michigan Advanced Technician Training Program

In partnership with the Michigan Talent Agency (TIA), HFC offers students the opportunity to earn a paid associate degree in Mechatronics or Computer Numerical Control (CNC) through the Michigan Advanced Technician Training (MAT2) program.

MAT2 is an industry-driven program that allows companies to cultivate talent and ensure a globally competitive workforce. Sponsoring companies help train and employ students as they pursue an associate degree, providing the classroom instruction, practical training, and on-the-job experience needed to ensure highly-skilled, readily employable graduates.

Participating in MAT2 allows companies to ensure future qualified talent, and provides students with a direct educational pathway to a satisfying career.

Students and companies interested in MAT2 can find out more about the application process at Pure Michigan Talent Connect or by contacting Heather Keller, HFC's MAT2 Coordinator, at 313-845-6343 or