Non-Credit Courses

Food Safety Non-Credit Courses

Continue your education!

The MSU Online Food Safety Program provides non-credit masters level short courses for anyone interested in learning about a new topic or in need of a refresher. These courses are taught at the graduate level with material provided by our excellent instructors.

Upon completion of a short course, students will earn a Certificate of Participation and those who complete the course with a score of 90% or higher will earn a Certificate of Mastery.

New courses are added regularly.

Course Information:

  • There are no prerequisites or degrees for these short courses.
  • Hosted on MSU’s online learning platform D2L (Desire2Learn).
  • Completion time recommended is 5 weeks (up to 12 weeks if needed).
  • 30 - 35 hours of study time suggested for successful completion.
  • After you register, expect an email within 1-2 business days with instructions on how to create and activate a MSU Community ID.
  • For more information on non-credit courses email Megan Patrick at
Course Name Cost
Food Allergens $450
Beverage Safety $450
Meat Safety $450
Dairy Safety $450
Pet Food Safety $450