Agricultural Equipment Technology (B.T.)


Agricultural Equipment Technology graduates achieve excellent career placement and command significant salaries. Technology coursework, especially in the diagnostics of electrical and hydraulic systems, people management skills and communication skill development are emphasized. Classes and internships provide students a solid grounding and prepare them for a wide range of technical careers, often at a middle management level. SUNY Cobleskill students obtain positions in many industries, including agriculture, manufacturing, engineering, equipment retailing and energy. The internship program provides an ideal opportunity for matching a student with his/her interests in industry. Real world experiences supplement and enhance the student’s technical background and expand career opportunities. Students develop an individual program of study with their advisor and are encouraged to take business courses to prepare for managerial positions in the agricultural equipment field.