Take advantage of the resources available to you. MIAT offers a comprehensive list of student services to help you fund your education, advance through your program, confidently interview with prospective employers, and manage your student records after graduation. Scan the list below to get an idea of how we can help you during your education and throughout your career.
Career training from MIAT may be more affordable than you think. Find out about funding options that may be available to you, including federal aid, scholarships and grants. Learn More.
Housing – MIAT works with local apartment communities to assist students with shared living options if they are relocating to the area. The apartment communities are close to the school and provide convenient and affordable housing.
Learning Resource Center – MIAT contains a technical library of over 700 books, 80 magazines/periodicals, and maintenance manuals. The Center serves as a tutoring area for any students who need extra assistance with a course topic or need to use a computer to complete an online job application. The LRC offers 20 self-paced course certificates in areas ranging from FAA safety to Microsoft Office programs such as Word and Excel. Also, the Center has 30 self-paced language programs, industry specific DVDs, and practice industry tests such as MASS/POSS. All is free for enrolled and graduate students.
Scholarships – MIAT participates with many organizations that offer scholarships for those who qualify. The Student Services department maintains a database of these scholarships and assists students with completing scholarship application packets.
Carpool/Ride Share – Decrease your commuting expenses by meeting other students who are driving from your area. MIAT assists with introducing students to each other who are seeking car pool options.
Support – MIAT encourages students to seek assistance when life challenges occur that could affect the completion of training. The Student Service department assists with medical, dental, legal, childcare, and low income assistance referral sources. Additionally, educational and personal guidance is available from the experienced management team.
Student Feedback – MIAT strongly believes in an open-door policy and encourages students to seek answers or solutions to questions that arise regarding training, equipment, policies, or the general school questions. Multiple feedback options are available for students to express concerns or seek answers.
Special Events – Seminars and workshops (e.g. tax preparation, investment guidelines etc.) are provided for continued education or life skill enhancement. Additionally, a Student Services Annual Fair brings in local experts and agencies who provide a variety of useful resources.
Career Days – Companies from the local area and across the U.S. are encouraged to visit at any time to share information about their organization and interview recent graduates and experienced alumni for open positions. This is also a great opportunity for a company to get current students interested in considering the organization when they start their career search. Companies can also bring equipment or electronic media to show the day of the visit
Passport Processing – MIAT hosts local passport processing facilities to conduct passport processing on campus. This saves students time and money and is a resource for increasing job search employability.
Free Faxing – Students often have documents that need to be faxed to companies, agencies, or employers and MIAT provides this as a free service.
On-Site Interview Apparel – Dress for Success! MIAT maintains a closet of professional interview attire that is available for loan if a student does not own an interview outfit.
Notary Public – MIAT has full-time personnel that are state certified to provide notary services for students and alumni.
School Newsletter – The Standard is the student newsletter that comes out bimonthly and includes information about campus events, new programs, companies that hire graduates, equipment updates, and feature stories about alumni and employers.
School Store – School supplies, MIAT apparel, and a variety of gifts are available for purchase from the school store which is open Monday-Friday.
Now that you're out in the work force, you can use this page as a resource to manage your academic records, maintain your contact information and keep in touch with other graduates and MIAT staff. Learn More.
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"Once we got to develop this program, we actually sent it out to the industry leaders, had them look at it, and had their trainers look at it. They made some suggestions and each suggestion they made we actually implemented, and changed out curriculum to go in-line with the industry."
- R. Gardner, Power Technology Institute (MIAT)
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