FIDA is designed for U.S. and international dairy industry professionals and veterinarians seeking in-depth exposure to the latest scientific and technological developments in dairy cattle nutrition, reproduction, genetics, health, and milk quality pertaining to all phases of dairy production. The ideal FIDA students are enthusiastic and willing to advance their understanding by learning the most up-to-date and emerging information in the dairy industry. Individuals who would benefit from FIDA include those:
- Seeking careers or career advancement in dairy nutrition, consulting, reproduction, and genetics.
- Interested in practical education and in pursuit of a dairy industry career in the U.S. or abroad.
- Desiring a bridge program to an advanced degree.