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Culinary Arts

The goal of completing your degree is to help you find your dream job and work with a sense of passion and happiness.

Are you a self-proclaimed foodie? Do you dream of working in the restaurant industry or starting a food blog? Are you intrigued by the creative side of food styling and food photography?

If so, consider a career in Culinary Arts and Event Planning. This program will give you all the skills you need to launch a successful career in the food industry.

I’m interested! What are the course requirements?
The first step is fulfilling your core requirements.

  1. Bar and Beverage Management (HOS-203)
  2. Buffet Catering and Garde Manger (HOS-201)
  3. Culinary Arts Techniques (CUL-101)
  4. Culinary Math (CUL-203)
  5. Food Styling (CUL-301)
  6. International Foods (HOS-202)
  7. Introduction to Baking (CUL-102)
  8. Nutritional Cooking (CUL-202)
  9. Special Events and Meeting Planning (SMP-101)


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If you’re thinking about opening your own restaurant or event planning business, consider taking courses in Business and Accounting to round out your knowledge of what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.

Quick Facts About Careers in Culinary Arts And Event Planning
Potential Career Outcomes:

  • Caterer
  • Chef
  • Event Planner
  • Food Stylist

Median Pay: $55,000/yr
Job Outlook: Expected to grow 2% in 2020*