Career Opportunities

Our graduates think and do the extraordinary while blazing trails toward rewarding careers.

The Places You'll Go

We help our students gain the knowledge and skills to compete and achieve their academic and professional goals. 

A majority of our food science and bioprocessing science alumni launch their careers in the food and pharmaceutical industries, often excelling as product and process innovators – with many working on products featured in grocery stores and pharmacies nationwide. Others join regulatory agencies such as the FDA and USDA, striving to strengthen food safety standards.

Our nutrition science graduates often earn positions conducting clinical trials research or non-profit work, while many go on to pursue professional or graduate study.

See where you can go with a degree from FBNS.

Sky's The Limit

With strong job prospects awaiting them, our graduates leave NC State ready to launch successful careers in fields such as non-profit, healthcare, government and industry.