Our Mission: Create opportunities through workforce development
Our Vision: To propel economic and community vitality
Optivation (formerly known as the Center for Research & Innovation/Custom College) is comprised of people you've known and trusted for years. In 2010, we introduced a new name and brand to better describe our value proposition.
In a nutshell:
Being part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system - our state's largest higher-education provider - also has it's advantages. We can tap into a statewide network of instructors, technology and equipment to deliver precisely what you need to shape your future.