The South's premier culinary school for a quarter century.

About the Culinary Arts Institute

Chef Meets Executive

You have always dreamed of owning your own restaurant. The emphasis in Culinary Management provides you with the business and legal aspects you need to know to make that dream a reality.

Culinary Management

The Art of Food

Students who wish to express their creativity through food would enjoy the Pastry Arts option. Student Chefs will take courses in art, photography, food styling, and demonstration techniques.

Pastry Arts

Food for Health

What we eat is a critical part of a healthy lifestyle. Students in the emphasis will take a combination of health and culinary courses on weight management, chronic diseases, public health, and epidemics.


Your Next Step

Combining the applied skill-set learned in a career/technical program and the accrued real world experience with additional skills learned at The W, the BAS program allows individuals holding an Associate of Applied Science degree to apply their career & technical credits toward a bachelor's degree.

Business Administration - Culinary Management