College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

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Nathan Serway at FIRE Pathogens Lab internship
An internship is not only a monitored work experience, but also a way to test career interests and goals. For second-year student in Sustainable Agriculture at the Institute of Applied Agriculture (...
AGNR Institute of Applied Agriculture class of 2017
“The IAA literally changed my life,” Joyce Drake told her fellow graduates as she spoke from the heart at this year’s pre-graduation celebration on May 20, at the College Park Marriott. Drake, one of...

Ag Forward New Student Orientation

Tuesday, Jun. 20, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
All Agriculture Forward (Ag Forward) IAA students are required to attend and participate in New Student Orientation. Participants are required to remain for the entirety of the Orientation. To prepare for your visit ahead of time, download an IAA Orientation Checklist . New Ag Forward students must...

IAA Transfer Workshop

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
If you are a current Agriculture Forward or Certificate-seeking student who is ready to apply for transfer into a bachelor's degree program within the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR), please attend this helpful workshop. This workshop is for current IAA students who wish to...
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Brandon McIntyre, a second-year Sustainable Agriculture student at the University of Maryland’s Institute of Applied Agriculture, interned at the University’s Arboretum Outreach Center last summer. "...
A nature community? What is it and how do you build one? During her internship with the Maryland Biodiversity Project, University of Maryland student Barbara Sikorski was very active in cataloging...
Institute of Applied Agriculture "Ag Forward"
“Land grant university system.” It’s a phrase that is often heard in discussions at public universities and their satellite research and Extension facilities. What is the land grant university system...

Ag Forward Information Session

Monday, Feb. 22, 9:30am to 12:00pm
Stamp Student Union
Agriculture Forward (Ag Forward) offers students the opportunity to earn both a bachelor’s degree and a certificate in applied agriculture. As an Ag Forward student, you begin your studies at the University of Maryland in the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA), a two-year certificate program...

Transfer Admission Workshop for Current IAA Students

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
This workshop is for current IAA students. If you are a current IAA student who is ready to apply to transfer into a 4-year program, please attend this helpful workshop. No RSVP is necessary.
At the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA), we’re proud of the employment rate of our graduates. Over 90 percent of our students have jobs in their fields by the time they graduate. Given the...
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