Institute of Ag Tech
Institute of Agricultural Technology
Founded in 1894, the Institute of Agricultural Technology delivers innovative, educational programs that develop career-ready graduates through intensive, practical learning and skill enhancement in agricultural, environmental, and applied technologies.
Certificate programs vary from 10-24 months in length, are highly respected statewide and nationally, and several have international reputations. Classes are taught by faculty and staff in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, so students gain from the research and extension programs at Michigan State University.
Apply via the Institute of Agricultural Technology Application for Admission page
Posted on August 23, 2016 3:21pm
In early August, ABC’s Good Morning America chief meteorologist, Ginger Zee, visited the Northwest Michigan Horticultural Research Center to film “Food Forecast: Cherries and beer hops are growing like crazy in Michigan.”
Posted on August 20, 2016 12:19pm
The Michigan State University (MSU) Institute of Agricultural Technology (IAT) is offering academic programs in partnership with seven community colleges across the state in which students can earn certificates in program areas ranging from agriculture, animal science, landscaping and turf management to viticulture.
The IAT has offered certificate courses in East Lansing for more than 100 years. Now MSU has partnered with Southwestern Michigan College, West Shore Community College, Muskegon Community College, Montcalm Community College, Northwestern Michigan College, Delta College and Glen Oaks Community College to offer a variety of certificate programs at each location.
Posted on August 19, 2016 12:11pm
Learn about what inspired Joseph Lonchar to pursue an undergraduate degree in entomology, as well as his experiences working with the MSU Bug House, his two-cents on face mites, and advice he gives to others interested in studying entomology.
Posted on August 8, 2016 1:50pm
In this Summer 2016 issue of Bugged, you’ll read the stories that reflect the range of work where our Department of Entomology is excelling.
Posted on July 27, 2016 9:56am
Q&A with Lee Rainey
Freshman, Landscaping and Nursery Management, Institute of Agricultural Technology
Internship: TruNorth Landscaping; Traverse City, MI