Grant Funding and Veteran Assistance Awards for MIAT MIAT College of Technology was recently awarded two different accolades for their diligence in assisting it’s student veteran community. The first award was a grant totaling $5,000 for renovations to the Student Veterans Center on campus. The grant was awarded by Student Veterans of American. From the SVA website, “Since 2014, the SVA Vet Center Initiative has built and improved veteran spaces on 61 campuses impacting over 30,000.
MIAT Students Restore Classic B-52 Bomber for Yankee Air Museum She’s 48 feet tall and dressed in camouflage. Her wingspan is 185 feet and she’s outfitted with eight engines. She has the capacity to carry 60,000 pounds of bombs—she was built to destroy. Her name is Clyde, she’s a Boeing B-52D Stratofortress, and she was placed in the hands of students from MIAT College of Technology who have been given the job to restore her to her
MIAT College of Technology Recognized for Efforts in Veteran Services MIAT College of Technology is extraordinarily proud to be named to militaryfriendly.com’s 2016 list of Military Friendly Schools. Both MIAT campuses—Canton, MI and Houston, TX—have been named to the list, with veterans making up 8% of the student body at the Canton campus and an incredible 37% at the Houston campus. Military Friendly chooses schools based on an annual data-driven survey, which is open to
MIAT College of Technology Among Top-Tier Michigan Schools for Veteran Students & Their Families This month MIAT School of Technology received GOLD standing as a Veteran-Friendly School by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA). The Michigan Veteran-Friendly School program recognizes academic institutions of higher learning committed to supporting the needs of student veterans and dependents. “These rankings make it simple for veterans and their dependents to identify schools throughout Michigan that are committed to supporting
MIAT College of Technology is proud to announce its official role as a charter member of Employers of National Service.
We are excited to announce that MIAT’s SVA (Student Veterans of America) chapter application has been approved! We are now part of a national coalition of over 1,100 student veteran organizations in all 50 states.
Air Force Veteran and MIAT Alum Joe McCain was recently featured in a special issue of Search & Employ Magazine. In the piece, he talks about the important skills gained from military service and how they apply to civilian job seekers.