Agricultural Engineering Technology A.A.S.

Student driving a tractor

Technically unmatched in any field.

The farm equipment industry serves commercial farming equipment from tractors to backhoes and bulldozers. It also supports industries that supply everything from riding lawn mowers and garden tractors to chainsaws and related gardening equipment.

When you graduate from our agricultural engineering technology Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree program, you will be able to choose a career in sales, service and distribution of farm and small power equipment. You may also decide to work in construction, refrigeration, plumbing or electricity, or farm service and maintenance.

You also will have a variety of extracurricular opportunities to further enhance your college experience, including the Agricultural Engineering Club, Collegiate FFA, and the Dairy Club.

You can take additional mathematics courses to transfer into four-year programs that allow you to manage businesses related to agricultural engineering.

Your training in service and repair of agricultural and commercial equipment through our program will move you to the top of any job search.

This program is accredited by the Equipment and Engine Training Council.

Labor Market Data

SUNY Morrisville provides Burning Glass labor market data to illustrate current trends in careers related to our academic programs. The below information is drawn from Burning Glass's data for job postings related to this program in the Northeast United States (New York, Delaware, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont) between Oct. 1, 2018 and Sept. 30, 2019.

Market Salary

Market Salary shows the salary that graduates who remain in the region can expect to find with their degree. Expect to earn a salary close to the median (50th percentile) with your degree from SUNY Morrisville. Your actual salary could be lower (10th percentile) or higher (90th percentile), depending on factors such as location and certification requirements.

Top 10 Regional Employers for this Program

The list below displays the regional employers who have had the most job postings requiring skills you’d gain from this program.

  1. Steritech
  2. Clemens Food Group And Levlane Advertising
  3. Hatfield Quality Meats
  4. New York State
  5. State of New York
  6. US Government
  7. US Department of Agriculture
  8. Johnson & Johnson
  9. Edible Arrangements Franchise
  10. Cornell University

Top 10 Job Titles for this Program

These are the job titles you are most likely to see listings for, when graduating from this program.

  1. Manager, Agriculture Industry
  2. Specialist, Food Safety
  3. Food Inspector
  4. Technician
  5. Safety Specialist
  6. Fish And Wildlife Technician
  7. Technician, Agriculture Industry
  8. Farmer
  9. Assistant Manager
  10. Quality Technician

Program Faculty/Staff

Associate Professor
Associate Professor