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MAXIMUS Federal Appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 5 for Services


RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that MAXIMUS Federal has been appraised at Maturity Level 5 (ML5) of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. CMMI is a capability improvement framework that provides organizations with a model to gauge the effectiveness of its core business practices and identify areas for improvement.

MAXIMUS Federal achieved ML5 for the service establishment and management of services, one of the three areas of interest within the CMMI framework. ML5 is the highest CMMI appraisal rating and is reserved for organizations that demonstrate true process optimization. ML5 organizations are recognized for quality consciousness and geared for continuous improvement.

“We are extremely proud to be appraised at Maturity Level 5,” said Bruce Caswell, President and CEO of MAXIMUS. “It further demonstrates our commitment to customers and establishes us as both a leader and trusted partner for delivering superior solutions.”

CMMI was developed by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University to establish a proven set of best practices for people, process and technology. MAXIMUS Federal has already been appraised at CMMI ML4 for product and service development. Per the SEI, operating at ML4 or higher in two areas of interest demonstrates MAXIMUS Federal’s ability to operate as a Highly Matured Organization.


Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People ®, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of programs. MAXIMUS delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, MAXIMUS is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

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