MPS Applications Due in 50 Days

Fifty days remain until applications are due for Cal Poly’s MPS in Dairy Products Technology program.

The program still has openings for Fall 2018 and welcomes applicants. Minimum requirements include a 2.50 GPA, exposure to college-level biology and chemistry, and an interest and aptitude in leadership. No food or dairy experience is required. GRE scores are optional and may be submitted to bolster applications.

The Master of Professional Studies in Dairy Products Technology is a one-year Masters program that trains students for management and leadership roles in the fast-growing international dairy foods industry. The program has a high placement record with numerous industry-leading companies. Starting salaries for graduates average $65,000 – 75,000.

Applicants who submit their online applications prior to the April 1 deadline will have an additional 30 days to provide supporting materials, including GRE scores (optional), transcripts, and letters of recommendation.

  • If you plan to apply, please begin the process by sending your resume to MPS Program Manager Tom Johnson at
  • If  you plan to take the GRE, visit here for tips and resources
  • To learn about the application process or to start your application, visit

Questions? Call, text, or email me anytime. I look forward to hearing from you!

Tom Photo 2015Tom Johnson. Program Manager
MPS in Dairy Products Technology
(970) 215-3459 cell