Programs of Study

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Majoring in MFST

Feeding people and caring for the environment are timeless issues. Our undergraduate degree prepares you for a career promoting and creating sustainable food systems.

Certificate Program

Our Food Systems Certificate is a great way for people to get acquainted with the subject matter, with a less intensive time commitment than is required for a major or minor.

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High School Program

Our immersive summer academy gives high school students the opportunity to learn about sustainable food systems. This is an excellent way to find out if a degree in MFST would be right for you.