Student harvesting grapes at Woodhall Vineyard

Graduate Student Daniel Sharp conducting lab experiment

Food science student Marlin Mueller monitors the pressure on the cheese mold press. Oregon State University pilot cheese plant. Photo credit: Lynn Ketchum © 2011 Oregon State University

The Food Science and Technology department features programs that pair academic rigor with hands-on experience, preparing students for careers in the food industry or as research professionals. With access to outstanding facilities and world-class faculty, our graduates are among the best prepared in fields such as food chemistry, food microbiology, production management, food and package engineering, product development, brewing, winemaking, cheesemaking, and sensory science, to name a few.

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For additional information about the Undergraduate and Graduate programs in Food Science and Technology, please contact:
Holly Templeton | Academic Program Coordinator | 100 Wiegand Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331 | (800) 823-2357