Middlesex Transition Academy

279 Court Street, Middletown CT 06457 | (860) 358-9583

Welcome to Middlesex Transition Academy

Mission Statement

Since 2003, the Middlesex Transition Academy (MTA) has been providing students with disabilities, ages 18-21, with opportunities to address their individual transition goals in an integrated, age-appropriate university environment. 
The MTA, in partnership with students, families, the community, Wesleyan University and adult service agencies provides comprehensive services that will prepare students to successfully transition to adulthood. 
Students engage in a variety of employment, social and independent living activities at Wesleyan University and in the Middletown Community.


Direct academic instruction targets literacy, mathematics and writing. 


Students learn and practice job skills at a variety of internships located at Wesleyan University and in the Middletown community.

Community Outings

Students participate in weekly outings including shopping, banking, and recreational activities. 


Students are provided with instruction in the use of computers, tablets, hand-held technology, and Internet use and safety.