IFT Undergraduate Program Approval Application Submission Page

IFT’s Higher Education Review Board was created to assist programs through assessment of learning outcomes, to enhance excellence in food science education; assist programs to gain IFT approval; review approved  programs every five years, ensuring that they continue to maintain to these Education Standards; and review the Education Standards at least every ten years, making needed changes as appropriate. The current IFT education Standards were developed by the 2011 Guidelines Task Force in conjunction with IFT’s Higher Education Review Board, as charged by the Board of Directors of IFT.

All initial applications, 5 year renewal applications, and annual reports are due to IFT by August 31 each year.  Please submit your documentation through the appropriate link below. If you are unsure which application is due for your program, please contact Anna Ylijoki at aylijoki@ift.org for clarification.

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Approved Undergraduate Programs
Program Contact:
Anna A. Ylijoki
Manager, Component Relations
aylijoki@ift.org

Links:

List of IFT Approved Undergraduate Programs

Standards for Approved Undergraduate Programs

Resources for Approval, Re-Approval and Assessment

Initial Application & Renewal:

All initial applications, 5 year renewal applications, and annual reports are due to IFT by August 31 each year. You may submit your application online by visiting the IFT Undergraduate Program Approval Application Submission Page.