Illinois Institute of Technology Graduate Program in Food Safety & Technology & Food Process Engineering

6502 South Archer Road
Bedford Park, Illinois

Contact: Renee McBrien, 708.563.8271, 

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Degrees Offered:Food Safety and Technology and Food Process Engineering    (Master of Science and Professional Master Degree Programs);
Specialization Degrees Include: Food Safety and Technology with Specialization in Business; and Food Safety and Technology with Specialization in Industrial Technology Management


The Department of Food Science and Nutrition (FdSN), Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH), IIT  is a world-class food science research and education institute that delivers knowledge-based outcomes in areas of food safety, food defense, and nutrition. FdSN and IFSH build on the unique research consortium of IIT, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the food industry to ensure the production of safe, wholesome foods. Powered by a singular combination of in-depth expertise and research capabilities, Our collaborative research teaches students to define and design innovative and practical approaches to solving real-world challenges in food industry operations.