Michigan Institute of Aviation and Technology (MIAT)
2955 S Haggerty, Canton, MI
- FAFSA School Code: 020603
- Phone: (734) 423-2100
- School Homepage
- Phone: (734) 483-3758
- Admissions Page
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (734) 483-3758
- Financial Aid Page
Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), Certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Approved by the U.S. Department of Education, State of Michigan, and Veteran Administration.
Additionally, the Houston campus of MIAT is approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, Austin, Texas.
MIAT was recognized as a 2010 and 2011 G.I. Jobs Military Friendly School.
All applicants to Michigan Institute of Aviation and Technology must have a high school diploma or its equivalent prior to beginning course work. Complete admissions and entrance policies are stated in the school catalog.
CLASS START DATES
Classes begin every 8-10 weeks to allow flexibility for students who want to start their training.
GRADUATE EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE
Our graduate employment assistance begins prior to graduation. We provide a complete career search handbook, one-on-one advising, resume development, interviewing techniques, and numerous on-campus interview opportunities such as job fairs, the annual career expo, and individual employer interviews. Our employment assistance is available to all MIAT graduates throughout their careers at no additional cost.
STUDENT EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE
Our Career Resource Center continually develops relationships with local employers interested in hiring our students for a variety of miscellaneous full-time or part-time jobs. Job openings are updated frequently and are posted on campus bulletin boards. This is a cooperative environment where students work closely with the career resource center staff. Ultimately it is the responsibility of the student to find and maintain employment, if desired, while attending school.
MIAT is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), an accrediting agency recognized by the US Department of Education. Students may qualify for federal aid in the form of subsidized and unsubsidized Stafford student loans, PLUS Loans, PELL Grants and scholarships. Additional funding options are available to our students as well. For more information on funding sources and qualifications, please contact the Financial Aid Office.
One graduating senior from every high school in the U.S. is eligible to receive a $1500 scholarship from MIAT. Those eligible for this scholarship must begin training in the same calendar year that they graduate from high school. MIAT participates with many other organizations offering scholarship resources for those who qualify. Contact us for more information about Scholarships.
FREEZE TUITION RATE
An applicant's tuition rate at the time of application will remain unchanged provided the applicant begins training on their scheduled start date and maintains continuous attendance.
MIAT offers very affordable housing options near the campus. Please contact the Admissions Coordinator for guidance on housing options, pricing, and other details.
It is the policy of Michigan Institute of Aviation and Technology not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, height, weight, religion, or marital status in any of its programs, activities or employment.
ON CAMPUS JOB FAIRS
A variety of companies frequently conducts on-campus interviews and participates in job fairs with our students. This allows students secure income and work history while continuing training for a technical career in the future.
Students attend class Monday through Friday and are assigned either a morning or afternoon class schedule.
TOOLS AND SUPPLIES
Airframe & Powerplant Technician students will receive a customized Snap-On tool kit during their training which is included as part of their financial aid package. Additionally, MIAT provides supplies, equipment and specialized tools necessary to perform various projects and lab assignments required in the curriculum. Tools and Supplies are listed in the course catalog.