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Degree Emphases in Food Science

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Undergraduates in Food Science have the opportunity to choose from one of three degree emphases, which assist students in focusing their undergraduate program and matching their coursework to their interests. Whether students choose the Science Emphasis, Business Emphasis, or Safety Emphasis, every student in our program will get a strong foundation in the physical sciences, and a thorough exposure to the various fields in Food Science. To view the list of courses and requirements, please click on the appropriate emphasis below to request the pdf file.

Courses and Requirements

Example Four-Year Schedules

To view an example of a four-year schedule, please click on the appropriate emphasis below to request the pdf file. Please note the four-year schedules are examples only, for a hypothetical first-year student entering without AP/IB credit. 

Minoring in Food Science

Any student at Cornell University, pending course and scheduling availability, may minor in Food Science! Please contact Ms. Brynn Wilkins at bww57@cornell.edu for more information about the Minor in Food Science and the Declaration of Intent to Minor.