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Student Center, Rm. 103
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Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"

 

What Can I Do With a Major In Food Science and Technology?

 

BulletStudents with a degree in Food Science & Technology could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.

 

BulletFood Scientist/Technologist

BulletFood Service Manager

BulletQuality Assurance Technician

BulletRestaurant Manager

BulletFood Stylist

BulletTest Kitchen Specialist

BulletMenu Planner

BulletQuality assurance specialist

BulletUSDA Inspector

BulletEquipment Engineer

BulletCaterer

BulletCustomer Relations Representative

BulletCookbook & Magazine Editor

BulletWeight Reduction Specialist

BulletFood Program Specialist (WIC)

BulletPeace Corps/VISTA Worker

BulletProduct & process developer

BulletFDA Inspector

BulletQuality control supervisor

BulletFood safety/HACCP

BulletFood and drug inspector

BulletFlavor researcher

BulletFood production manager

BulletMarket researcher

 

To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...

 

Related links:

International Food Safety Network
http://foodsafety.ksu.edu

 

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)
http://www.ift.org

 

IFT and Discovery Education Food Science Program
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/foodscience

 

American Meat Science Association
http://www.meatscience.org

 

American Institute of Baking
http://www.aibonline.org

 

Food and Drug Administration
http://www.fda.gov

 

United States Department of Agriculture
http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usdahome

 

World of Food Science
http://www.worldfoodscience.org

 

Baking Business
http://www.bakingbusiness.com

 

 

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Bullet"What Can I Do With A Major In...?" Bullet Personality & Careers Bullet

 

 

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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor

 

 

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