Gain career-ready skills through hands-on training and professional experience in the Institute of Agricultural Technology. Certificate programs are offered on the campus of Michigan State University, East Lansing and in partnership with several Michigan community colleges.
Check out the individual program videos at the MSU IAT YouTube Channel!
FFA Degree Completers earn general elective credits at Michigan State University.
Fall 2021 application deadline is August 13, 2021.
Spring Application Week is April 19 - 23, 2021! The IAT is waiving the application fee during these dates. Just enter code IAT1855 in your fee waiver request.
Published on April 2, 2021
Student hopes to become a dahlia breeder to help improve the specialty cut flower industry.
Published on March 1, 2021
Agricultural operations program through the Institute of Agricultural Technology supports long-term plans to study agribusiness management at MSU.
Published on January 20, 2021
Agribusiness management student Lynn Olthof builds on her experiences from her grandparents’ dairy farm, 4-H and FFA.
Published on December 3, 2020
MSU Upper Peninsula Forestry Innovation Center expands research and outreach programs.
Published on November 4, 2020
Marcus advises and teaches undergraduate students to prepare them for their future career in horticulture.
Published on October 6, 2020
Melvin Mance is a U.S. Development Director for McDonald’s Corporation, a company with a long-time commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts.
April 22, 2021 6:30PM – 7:00PM Online
Explore partnerships between the MSU IAT and community colleges. Information session will cover academic programs, career opportunities, student perspective, and admissions process. The 30-minute information session starts at 6:30 p.m.
April 30, 2021 8:00AM – 4:30PM Breslin Center Parking Lot
MSU will hold several outdoor spring 2021 commencement ceremonies on April 30 for IAT students and CANR undergraduate students.
IAT In the News
Published on March 31, 2021 by Agriculture Industry Today/Leader Publications
Published on March 29, 2021 by MLive
Published on January 1, 2021 by SwineWeb.com
Published on November 11, 2020 by Michigan Farm News
Published on October 6, 2020 by Grand Rapids Business Journal