Master of International Agriculture Program (MIAP)Dr. Shida Henneberry, Director & Regents ProfessorJessica Stewart, Gradu...
Alumna Fawn Jackson• Internship: Manager of  Environmental Affairs for  Canadian Cattlemen’s  Association• She was hired b...
Alumnus Boone Clemmons           • International Experience:             Intensive Spanish in             Mexico          ...
Alumna Lindsey Kotchon           • Internship: Worked with a             women’s co-op greenhouse             in Costa Ric...
Alumna Julie White• Internship: Njala University, Sierra  Leone• Julie helped farmers transplant  rice, worked with a wome...
Alumna Jen Jensen         • Internship: Spanish program           at UPAEP in Mexico, worked           on organic coffee f...
Current Student Stephen Mukembo                • Stephen is a Ford                  Foundation Fellow from                ...
Alumunus Adam Cobb        • Founder of the Stillwater          Community Garden        • Grew up in the Philippines       ...
Current Student Capt. Chris Thomas• Double majoring in MIAP  and Plant & Soil Sciences• Oklahoma Army National  Guard• Par...
MIAP AdvantagesNo GRE scores requiredNo thesis required (optional)Can be completed 100% onlineCan be completed in one ...
MIAP Advantages, Continued6 credits for international or US work experienceThe intl experience substitutes a thesisPeac...
The MIAP Student  – interested in production or marketing side    of agriculture  – Seeks advanced training, but without  ...
The MIAP ProgramMIAP is an interdisciplinary degree based in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (...
The MIAP Plan Seminar and Internship   – Developments in International Agriculture Seminar   2 Credits   – Graduate Inter...
Sample Courses in International Agriculture•   International Agricultural Markets and Trade•   International Nutrition and...
MIAP Focus Areas• International Trade and Development• Business Development• Education, Communications, & PublicRelations
MIAP Focus Areas•   Sustainability•   Disaster Planning & Management•   Agri-tourism•   Food Animals•   Food, Feed, & Comm...
InternationalExperience• Gives students the opportunity to  experience diverse agricultural  and social experiences• Stude...
International Internships
MIAP – PeaceCorps OptionStudents serve in the PeaceCorps while working on aMaster of InternationalAgriculture Degree
MIAP – Dual Degree Program• MIAP offers a dual-degree program with  UPAEP in Puebla, Mexico• One year in Oklahoma and one ...
Prepare for an Exciting Career inthe Global Economy
Become a Part of MIAPhttp://grad.okstate.edu and click on “Apply Now”
Become A Part of MIAP• Create your account at  https://app.it.okstate.edu/gradcollege/• Sign In• After signing in click "C...
Become A Part of MIAP• Degree Programs  – This is where you declare your degree• General Agriculture, “International  Agri...
Connect with UsDr. Shida HenneberryProgram DirectorJessica StewartGraduate Program CoordinatorMaster of International Agri...
College of Agricultural Sciences andNatural Resources•   16 majors•   50 study options•   Diverse student population•   Nu...
Oklahoma State University• Located in Stillwater, Oklahoma,  population 45,688• OSU campus is centrally located  within St...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

The MIAP Degree

1,286 views

Published on

The Master of International Agricult

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,286
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
362
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

The MIAP Degree

  1. 1. Master of International Agriculture Program (MIAP)Dr. Shida Henneberry, Director & Regents ProfessorJessica Stewart, Graduate Program CoordinatorDivision of Agricultural Sciences & Natural ResourcesOklahoma State University
  2. 2. Alumna Fawn Jackson• Internship: Manager of Environmental Affairs for Canadian Cattlemen’s Association• She was hired by CCA and works with WTO to open up other markets to import Canadian beef
  3. 3. Alumnus Boone Clemmons • International Experience: Intensive Spanish in Mexico • Worked on a ranch in South Africa for 3 months • Currently applying to PhD programs
  4. 4. Alumna Lindsey Kotchon • Internship: Worked with a women’s co-op greenhouse in Costa Rica • Lindsey is now an Agricultural Account Manager at the Royal Bank of Canada managing accounts worth $55 million
  5. 5. Alumna Julie White• Internship: Njala University, Sierra Leone• Julie helped farmers transplant rice, worked with a women’s cassava co-op, and participated in production training for a chicken vaccine.• Currently Director of Communications for Ohio Cattlemen’s Association
  6. 6. Alumna Jen Jensen • Internship: Spanish program at UPAEP in Mexico, worked on organic coffee farm in Costa Rica, & development in Nicaragua • Currently works for OSU as an Extension Associate in Risk Management Education
  7. 7. Current Student Stephen Mukembo • Stephen is a Ford Foundation Fellow from Uganda • Taught agriculture and worked in community extension in Uganda
  8. 8. Alumunus Adam Cobb • Founder of the Stillwater Community Garden • Grew up in the Philippines • Several intl experiences • Continues in a fully-funded Ph.D. program in NREM, OSU
  9. 9. Current Student Capt. Chris Thomas• Double majoring in MIAP and Plant & Soil Sciences• Oklahoma Army National Guard• Part of Agricultural Development team in Afghanistan
  10. 10. MIAP AdvantagesNo GRE scores requiredNo thesis required (optional)Can be completed 100% onlineCan be completed in one yearGreat Job Placement Record
  11. 11. MIAP Advantages, Continued6 credits for international or US work experienceThe intl experience substitutes a thesisPeace Corps OptionDual Degree Option
  12. 12. The MIAP Student – interested in production or marketing side of agriculture – Seeks advanced training, but without disciplinary restrictions – Students with diverse disciplinary backgrounds
  13. 13. The MIAP ProgramMIAP is an interdisciplinary degree based in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR)Students can undertake studies in a broad range of subjects – focus areas.
  14. 14. The MIAP Plan Seminar and Internship – Developments in International Agriculture Seminar 2 Credits – Graduate International Experience 6 Credits Core Courses in International Agriculture 12 Credits Focus Area in Agriculture or Natural Resources 12 Credits Total 32 Credits
  15. 15. Sample Courses in International Agriculture• International Agricultural Markets and Trade• International Nutrition and World Hunger• Case Studies in International Trade and Development• Global Population & Social Problems• Culture, History & World Systems• International Agricultural Research Systems• Adult Programs in Agricultural Education and Extension• Advanced Methods of Teaching Agriculture• Grant Seeking• Methods of Technological Change• Environmental Problem Analysis
  16. 16. MIAP Focus Areas• International Trade and Development• Business Development• Education, Communications, & PublicRelations
  17. 17. MIAP Focus Areas• Sustainability• Disaster Planning & Management• Agri-tourism• Food Animals• Food, Feed, & Commercial Crops
  18. 18. InternationalExperience• Gives students the opportunity to experience diverse agricultural and social experiences• Student experiences include Africa, Argentina, Australia, China , Costa Rica, England, Honduras, Mexico, and New Zealand
  19. 19. International Internships
  20. 20. MIAP – PeaceCorps OptionStudents serve in the PeaceCorps while working on aMaster of InternationalAgriculture Degree
  21. 21. MIAP – Dual Degree Program• MIAP offers a dual-degree program with UPAEP in Puebla, Mexico• One year in Oklahoma and one year in Mexico• Scholarships available
  22. 22. Prepare for an Exciting Career inthe Global Economy
  23. 23. Become a Part of MIAPhttp://grad.okstate.edu and click on “Apply Now”
  24. 24. Become A Part of MIAP• Create your account at https://app.it.okstate.edu/gradcollege/• Sign In• After signing in click "Create Application"• Follow the instructions to complete your application•
  25. 25. Become A Part of MIAP• Degree Programs – This is where you declare your degree• General Agriculture, “International Agriculture” (MAG)
  26. 26. Connect with UsDr. Shida HenneberryProgram DirectorJessica StewartGraduate Program CoordinatorMaster of International Agriculturemiap@okstate.eduwww.miap.okstate.edu405-744-9712 or 405-744-6638
  27. 27. College of Agricultural Sciences andNatural Resources• 16 majors• 50 study options• Diverse student population• Numerous student organizations
  28. 28. Oklahoma State University• Located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, population 45,688• OSU campus is centrally located within Stillwater• Numerous recreational opportunities• An hour from both Oklahoma City and Tulsa• Affordable housing

×