Michigan International Talent Solutions

  • The Michigan International Talent Solutions (MITS) program is a free job search training and coaching program designed to support highly skilled immigrants in Michigan return to their professional field. Click here for more information on the MITS Program.

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  • Employer Benefits
    • Over a 90% retention rate one year after hire
    • 50% of MITS job seekers are in professions with critical skill shortage
    • No cost of employers - never any placement fees
    • Reduces turnover and related costs
    • Improves hiring for select professions
    • Saves money as a pre-screening tool
    • Validates applicant experience and employability
  • Interested employers can contact:

    Annie Fenton
    MITS Program Director:

Job Seekers

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  • MITS Program Entry Requirements
    • Green card or other permanent work authorization status
    • Possess a bachelor’s degree or higher from a foreign university
    • Have a minimum of two years professional work experience outside the U.S.
    • Lived in the U.S. for less than five years
    • Be proficient in English
    • Highly motivated and proficient to complete online and in-person training
  • Eligible job seekers can click on the "Apply Now" button

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    Eligible job seekers can contact:

    Joy Zembe
    Onboarding and Outreach Associate
    313 296 9475