Apr 12, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Craft Brewing Program

College of the Sciences
Craft Brewing Program

Program Director
Geoffrey Sasaki, PhD

Program Coordinator
Stacey Ferris

Geoffrey Sasaki, PhD

Cole Provence, MS

Lab Technician
Brian LaBore

The Craft Brewing Program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the brewing industry. The BS in Craft Brewing is built upon a strong foundation in science and is focused on providing students with content, experience, and skills in brewing science, analytical laboratory techniques, quality assurance, and management. Additionally, courses incorporate hands-on and inquiry-based learning opportunities through case studies, pilot brewing, field trips, industry speakers, and research activities. The program prepares graduates for a career in the brewing production, quality assurance, brewery management, beer merchandising, distribution, brewing technology, packaging, safety, sanitation, sensory evaluation, and entrepreneurship. This is an interdisciplinary program involving departments and faculty across the university that is administered in the College of the Sciences.

Course Offerings
Frequency of course offering information can be found at the department website: https://www.cwu.edu/academics/craft-brewing/index.php or by contacting the department directly.


    Bachelor of Science (B.S.)Certificate AMinor


      Craft Brewing (CRBW)