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Global Food Systems

Global Food Systems
Kansas State University
227 Waters Hall
1603 Old Claflin Road
Manhattan, KS 66506-4008



Food Safety and Defense Graduate Certificate

This graduate certificate is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance. Upon completion of the graduate certificate, students will be better prepared to meet the challenges of accidental or deliberate food contamination within the food industry to

  • protect public health,
  • prevent foodborne illnesses, and
  • facilitate or improve the profitability of food industries by minimizing health risks related to foodborne pathogens and toxicants.

ServSafe Employee Food Safety Training Program

This is a national certification program designed to teach safe handling practices to foodservice employees and others who handle and serve food to the public.