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Department of Food Science and Technology

Mission Statement.....

Engaging Minds to Meet Global Food and Health Challenges


Thank you for visiting the Department of Food Science and Technology.  Since 1968 our department has been a leader in contributing to food quality, safety, marketability and availability through excellence in teaching, research and extension.  Our undergraduate and graduate programs prepare students for exciting and satisfying careers in industry, government and academia.  We invite you to explore our site and learn about the food science program at Virginia Tech.


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Contact Information

Food Science and Technology
Food Science Building
360 Duck Pond Drive
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone: (540) 231-6806
Fax: (540) 231-9293

Prospective Students

Food Digest Newsletter

The Spring 2017 edition of Food Digest is available here.