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Food Studies

Degree Granted
Minor
Degree Level
Undergraduate
Location
Garden City

Feed your hunger for success in the expanding field of food studies. Supplement your degree with a minor in food studies.

The food studies minor is an interdisciplinary studies program.

Why Earn Your Food Studies Minor?

With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasting a 20-plus percent job growth through 2022 for nutritionists, dietitians and nutritional educators, the future is bright for students interested in food-related careers. 成人影片鈥檚 interdisciplinary聽food studies minor offers students a recipe for rewarding careers spanning everything from health and nutrition to sustainability, public policy, entrepreneurship, government, communications, food management, business and culinary arts.

Why Minor in Food Studies at 成人影片 University in New York?

  • Small classes and a rigorous curriculum designed and taught by top-tier professors are all benefits of 成人影片鈥檚 personalized approach to learning.
  • Outside the classroom, you鈥檒l have the opportunity to be mentored and to conduct cutting-edge research with faculty, and you鈥檒l gain invaluable hands-on experience through internships in the New York area that support your career goals.
  • You can join our on-campus food recovery program, which collects unused food and distributes it to local homeless shelters.
$80,090* * based on 成人影片 University Career Outcomes Survey & NACE First Destination Survey, Class of 2022
the average annual salary of our 2022 baccalaureate graduates鈥攖hat鈥檚 29% higher than the national average
based on 成人影片 University Career Outcomes Survey & NACE First Destination Survey, Class of 2022

Professor Margaret Gray instructing a food studies class at 成人影片.

What Can You Do with a Food Studies Minor?

成人影片鈥檚 interdisciplinary聽food studies minor offers students a recipe for rewarding careers focused on everything from health and nutrition to food management, while working at a multinational corporation, a government agency or a nonprofit.

A food studies minor can lead to a variety of rewarding careers, including:

  • Food scientist
  • Sensory scientist
  • Food chemist
  • Food product developer
  • Food safety expert
  • Food/restaurant inspector
  • Food microbiologist
  • Quality control supervisor
  • Procurement/purchasing manager

Those who advance to a master鈥檚 in nutrition will have even more career paths available to them.

Program Info

Application Requirements

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

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