To be admitted to the Food Studies minor, a student must be in good academic standing and have also completed or be enrolled in one of the following lower division courses:

Lower Division Core Requirement

Lower Division Elective Requirement (choose 1)

  • COM HLT 48
  • FOOD ST 27
  • FOOD ST M79
  • PHY SCI 7

Once admitted into the Minor, students will be monitored to ensure that they earn a C or better in the lower division Core course (underlined above). Students who do not meet the C or better grade requirement will be removed from the Minor.

To apply, please visit A316 Murphy Hall, Window 2, and ask for a Yellow Program Change Petition.  The petition can be filled out and submitted at Window 2, Monday-Friday from 8:30-4:30pm. Petitions take 5-10 business days to be reviewed and students will be notified of the results by email.