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Food Science Technology

About Food Science Technology

Learn to Navigate the Food Industry

Whether you deal with animals, vegetables or grains, the science of food is a demanding and dynamic field of study. By understanding the principles of food technology, you will contribute to an abundant, wholesome and nutritious product economy. Butler instructors will provide you with a variety of principles that are necessary for understanding safe food processes. Along with safety, you will learn the necessity of delivering marketable products, which are also esthetically appealing and convenient to distribute. 
Once you earn your two-year degree, you are able to transfer to a bachelor’s degree program in food science or agriculture. Your background in nutrition, food chemistry and agriculture will supply you with the necessary knowledge to succeed in this high-demand field.