Viticulture and Wine Technology

Students using labeling equipment at the Viticulture and Wine Center

Viticulture and Wine Technology students not only study the science of making wine, they also create their own varieties, place them in the wine market, and consistently win awards. FLCC's program has gained national attention and has been highlighted in Wine Spectator and Newsweek.

Prepare for the Wine Industry with FLCC

FLCC was recently featured by the In Depth Series for our innovative approach to training Viticulture students. Watch how FLCC is meeting the demands of the growing wine and tourism industries in New York.

A.A.S. Viticulture & Wine Technology

FLCC's A.A.S. in Viticulture & Wine Technology is widely recognized by the wine industry and will be invaluable as you pursue a career in vineyard management, winemaking, or winery operations.

As a student, you will learn, create, and compete in the heart of wine country.

A.A.S. Viticulture & Wine Technology

Viticulture Certificate

Whether you plan to manage your own winery or are just interested in learning more about the wine industry, our Viticulture Certificate program will introduce you to every facet of winemaking and vineyard management.

Viticulture Certificate

Learn in Finger Lakes Wine Country

The Finger Lakes region is part of the "outdoor classroom" in this degree program. You'll learn and work among the hundreds of wineries located in our region, as well as the FLCC Viticulture and Wine Center, the FLCC and Cornell Teaching and Demonstration Vineyard located at Anthony Road Wine Company, and Cornell AgriTech.

Annual Medal Winner at the New York Wine Classic Competition!

Customize your education

In our degree program, you can prepare for transfer and specialize in either winemaking or grape growing with an optional track.

Enology Track

Viticulture Track

Viticulture and Wine Center

Gain grape growing and winemaking experience in FLCC's specialized facility, located in a region that's home to advanced agricultural research.

More About the Center

Dinner at Julia serving student wines

Each fall, FLCC's Culinary Arts program hosts a unique dining experience at Dinner at Julia, featuring student-made wines which are available for purchase.