Western Michigan University is one of the premier universities in the United States offering a four-year, fully accredited business degree in food and consumer package goods marketing. The WMU major is one of the nation's oldest and most established programs with more than 60 years of success and accomplishments.

The WMU Food Marketing Advisory Board comprises more than 80 leading food and consumer package goods companies. These industry partners work with faculty on curriculum development and support that enhances the program's reputation as one of the most respected within the academic and business community. Each spring the program sponsors a two-day industry conference that brings more than 700 executives to Kalamazoo. The Food Marketing Conference provides students with a unique opportunity to interact with representatives from all segments of the industry. Students are ready and well prepared for multifaceted career opportunities in sales and marketing, research and analytics, logistics, category management and retail management when they graduate.


The Haworth College of Business is among an elite group of fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide that are accredited at both the undergraduate and graduate levels by the American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business International. It is among a select 1 percent of business schools worldwide that have additional specialized accreditation for their accountancy programs. Learn more about accreditation.