Major Spotlight! January 26-30

Food Science and Industry

Food Science touches the lives of people in important ways because food is a basic need for all of humanity. Students learn the fundamentals of designing, processing, and marketing safe, wholesome, and attractive food products.

Fun Fact

In the past 25 years, we have never had enough graduates to fill available jobs!


Check out a career biography of a K-State Food Science and Industry graduate who used her education and experiences to obtain a job in the real world.

Career Opportunities

Explore a wide variety of career opportunities in Food Science and Industry available to you and continue to explore and learn more about this major.

Get involved on Campus

As a student, you have many opportunities for leadership and involvement on campus. See how you can get involved in Food Science to learn more about this major.

Current Students

Look into what current students are doing with their food science major.


Want more information on this major? Check out the Food Science website.

Week of January 26-30

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Food Science