New program starting this fall
Why earn a certificate in EngiBeering®?
An internship at a local brewery gives you real-world experience and networking opportunities to excel in the beer industry.
Choose your path
Take just a few classes to learn the basics, or complete one or both certificates of advanced study including Basic EngiBeering and Brewing Science.
Learn from the best
This program was developed jointly by CSUSM and local brewery owners and brewmasters, who also serve as faculty and guest lecturers.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
CSUSM’s program explores the science and engineering behind brewing craft beer. You’ll learn what goes into making beer, the history of craft beer, how to evaluate beer by identifying flavors and beer quality (which will prepare you to be a judge at beer competitions) and so much more.
You’ll be learning from and networking with local brewery owners and experts associated with the beer industry, and will see behind-the-scenes of breweries of all sizes. As part of this program, you will complete an internship at a local brewery to gain real experience to help start or advance your career in this exciting and growing industry.