Missionary Training Center (Provo, Utah)
- Existence: 1978-
The Missionary Training Center (1978- ) in Provo serves to train missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints before they depart to their specific assignments.
The Missionary Training Center began operation in 1978 to replace the Language Training Mission. The campus can house up to 4,000 missionaries at a time. Approximately fifty languages are taught at the MTC by staff composed mostly of returned missionaries.
Citation:Missionary vocabulary & phrases, 2006: t.p. (Missionary Training Center) found: Google website, 2007-08-23 (Missionary Training Center; hdqts.: Provo, Utah; also MTC)
Navajo dictionary for missionaries, 1979: t.p. (Missionary Training Center) verso t.p. (c[opyright] Brigham Young University)
Wikipedia, Apr. 20, 2012 (Missionary Training Center; Missionary Training Centers (MTCs) are centers devoted to training missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). The flagship MTC is located in Provo, Utah, adjacent to the campus of Brigham Young University, a private university owned and operated by the church)
Encyclopedia of Mormonism, 1992: p. 913 (completed in 1978; replaced Language Training Mission)
Missionary Training Center, via WWW, Aug. 27, 2014 (About the MTC; houses up to 4000 missionaries; approximately 50 languages taught; staff composed mostly of returned missionaries; trains missionaries)
Found in 77 Collections and/or Records:
Contains various photos.
Contains bound volumes of photographs and information of the different physical plants and campus buildings.
Ephraim Hatch drafts for A History of the Brigham Young University Campus and the Department of Physical Plant, approximately 1975
Contains bound volumes of photographs of the univeristy campus and its development during the presidencies of various university presidents. Volumes assembled in approximately 1975.
Contains various photos and negatives of buildings, sculptures and other architectual focuses of BYU campuses and surrounding Provo area.
Contains slides of various landscapes and student activities such as biking and hiking, circa 1970-1979.
Contains materials for training missionaries to teach in the Estonian language.
The 2015 accession consists of one T.A.L.L. disc of "VP" content and language resources for Estonian-speaking missionaries. Materials dated approximately 2008.
Contains materials for training missionaries to teach in the Afrikaans language (a South African Dutch derivative). Specific materials unknown--only in previous accessions. Materials dated 1967-2006.
- Type: Archival Object X
- Colleges and Universities 59
- Education 59
- Church Educational System 55
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 55
- DVDs 55
- Designs and plans 55
- Handbooks and manuals 55
- Missionaries -- Training of 55
- Missions and Missionaries 55
- Provo (Utah) 55
- Accreditation (Education) -- Utah 10
- Awards 10
- Financial records 10
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 10
- Negatives 5
- Photographs 5
- Mormon temples 4
- Slides (Photography) 4
- Audiotapes 3
- Photograph albums 3
- Evangelistic work -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
- Aerial photographs 1
- Buildings -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Caterers and catering -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Church officers -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
- College buildings -- Utah -- Provo 1
- College buildings -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- College campuses -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- College students -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Cycling -- Utah -- Photographs 1
- Dedication services -- Utah -- Provo 1
- Facility management -- Utah -- Provo 1
- Food service -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Funding 1
- Halloween -- Photographs 1
- Hiking -- Utah -- Photographs 1
- Landscapes -- Utah -- Photographs 1
- Mormon Church -- Doctrines 1
- Mormon missionaries 1
- Mormon missionaries -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Performing arts -- Utah -- Provo -- Photographs 1
- Provo (Utah) -- Photographs 1
- Specifications 1
- Universities and colleges -- Food service -- Photographs 1
- Utah Valley (Utah) -- Photographs 1 + ∧ less