Welcome to the Department of Food Science and Technology

The Department of Food Science and Technology at Oregon State University is one of the nation’s oldest establishedFST Cherry logo with phrase Taste Your Success! programs. With world-class faculty, research and facilities, we prepare students to be industry leaders.

Our department is a key player in OSU’s drive to build healthy communities, a sustainable planet and a thriving economy.

News and Announcements

OSU News Release

Speech: OSU President Ed Ray lauds successes, points to areas needing improvement

Oct 8, 2015
In a speech to the OSU Faculty Senate Thursday, OSU President Ed Ray outlined several university successes - and pointed to some areas that need improvement.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Sex is more likely on days college students use marijuana or binge drink

Oct 7, 2015
Undergraduate college students were more likely to have sex on days they used marijuana or binged on alcohol than on days they didn’t, new research from Oregon State University has found.… Read full story.