Undergraduate Certificate in Distillation, Wine and Brewing Studies
Learn the foundations of the alcohol industry to set you up for a successful career in this booming industry. This online program equips students with the foundational science of distillation, wine making and brewing.
The University of Kentucky is significantly invested in faculty, resources and farmland to advance the knowledge on the distillation, wine and brewing industries. Students gain these advantages through this program. Career options are broad and DWBS alumni are working as new product developers, quality control analysts, vineyard and winery technicians, distillery managers, brewery microbiologist, and more!
At a Glance
Credits and Tuition Cost (2023-2024)
Undergraduate Certificate in Distillation, Wine and Brewing Studies overview
What You'll Learn
You will gain the fundamental knowledge of the alcohol product industry in three distinct tracks: distillation, wine or brewing. You customize your area of focus by selection of your track and elective classes you take.
- HRT 335 Distillation, Wine, and Brewing Science
- A&S 306 Spirit Chemistry
- 2 approved electives of your choice
How to Apply
Standard undergraduate application requirements apply.
NOTE: This undergraduate certificate program has OPEN APPLICATION DATES. You will be able to apply until all seats for the current term are filled.
Licensure & Authorization
Where you live matters when completing distance education activities. If you will live outside of Kentucky while completing your program, please check the Distance Learning Authorization & Licensure page to confirm that the program can be offered in your state or country, and if relevant, that it meets professional licensure requirements in your state. Please note: Admission and enrollment in a fully-online program can NOT lead to the issuance of a J-1 or F-1 student visa.AUTHORIZATION & LICENSURE INFO
Once you become a student, you will have access to a wide variety of academic support services to maximize your success. These services are available completely online to meet the needs of our online students.