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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality, B.S.

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Contact: Dr. Christian Hardigree
Bachelor of Science Degree
Michael A. Leven College of Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality
(470) 578-7974


The B.S. in Culinary Sustainability and Hospitality incorporates the study of sustainable best-practices emphasizing areas such as resource conservation, food science, nutrition, agro-ecology and essential business skills/abilities. Students implement theoretical classroom concepts through experiential learning opportunities. These include learning how to source local foods, establish water/energy/food conservation programs, and apply resource management techniques to implement a sustainable food hospitality operation in an environmentally conscious, economically beneficial manner. 

General Education (42 Credit Hours)

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Free Electives (9 Credit Hours)

Any courses in the university curriculum. Students are limited to 6 credit hours in electives from the Coles College of Business.

Program Total (120 Credit Hours)

University-Wide Degree Requirements (3 Credit Hours)

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Graduation Credit Hour Total (123 Credit Hours)

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