MIAT College of Technology Houston, Texas Campus
Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. Its economy has a broad industrial base in energy, manufacturing, aeronautics, and transportation. The city’s population comes from various ethnic and religious backgrounds, and there is also a large and growing international community. Houston is the most diverse city in Texas and has been described as the most diverse in the United States.
As of 2009, Texas led the nation in the production of crude oil, natural gas, wind energy, and electricity. In response to the growing power industry, MIAT College of Technology officially opened a campus in Houston in 2010. The campus is ideally located by one of the top epicenters for energy production in the United States.
This strategic position gives students the best chance possible to be at the forefront of emerging industry trends and to find opportunities for themselves within the field. To cater to the needs of the local market, the this campus maintains a central focus on traditional methods for generating energy, namely oil and gas.
Meet the Campus President!
Check out our interview with John Willis, the president of the Houston campus.