Craft Brewing - MINOR

The College of Food Innovation and Technology offers the Craft Brewing minor, an intensive, concise program designed to give students pursuing any degree the knowledge and skills to successfully enter the craft brewing industry. Students learn advanced brewing theory and the technical skills needed to develop and produce original recipes. Students also develop advanced sensory and laboratory analysis skills, process management, sanitation and packaging, regulatory compliance, and retail and wholesale sales.

Craft Brewing Minor


CUL3092Brewing Arts *3
CUL4419Brewery Operations and Planning *3
CUL4460Advanced Brewing Theory and Analysis *3
CUL4465Advanced Brewing Theory Lab *1
FSM4070The Business of Alcohol Distribution, Retail and Sales *3
Choose one of the following: **3
Foundations of Fermented Foods
Exploring Cheese
Exploring Mead and Honey
Exploring Ciders and Fruit Wines
Beer Sommelier Capstone
British Practical Brewing (Study Abroad)
Applied Craft Brewing Capstone
Total Credits16.0

In collaboration with academic colleges across all JWU campuses, JWU Global Study Abroad programs offer a variety of international options for major, minor, arts and sciences, and elective credit at many affordable price points for students during the academic year, break periods, and summer. Faculty-led, exchange, affiliate, and direct-enroll programs range in duration from one week to a full semester or full year. Financial aid may be applied and scholarships are available. Visit the study abroad website for information, program descriptions and online applications. Where will you go?