Culinary Arts and Culinary Entrepreneurship (120503)

Occupations in culinary arts are varied. Cooks, Chefs, and Restaurant Managers can look forward to jobs in bakeries, restaurants, hotels, schools, and cafés. The Culinary Entrepreneurship program brings together principals of small business management with culinary skills for students who want to own their own food-industry business.

Available Programs:
Technical Competency Area, Culinary Arts- Basic
Technical Competency Area, Culinary Arts- Sanitation
Certificate of Technical Studies, Culinary Arts
Technical Diploma, Culinary Entrepreneurship

The Technical Competency Areas prepare students for entry-level employment in a variety of food service occupations.

The Certificate of Technical Studies includes additional specialized coursework and some general education courses to enable students to move into middle-management roles.

The Technical Diploma prepares students to run their own food-industry business.

Nunez Community College partners with the National Restaurant Association (NRA) to offer the ManageFirst™ Development Program. Many courses in the Nunez program offer content that allows students the opportunity to acquire NRA certificates. The NRA Certificate in Sanitation satisfies all of the requirements with the State of Louisiana Board of Health and increases employment opportunities.

Visit the Nunez Community College Catalog Page for more information including Semester Calendars, Tuition and Fee Schedules, and Course Descriptions.  For more help in regards to all of our programs see the Advising Page.

For Gainful Employment data for all of our certificate and diploma programs please  see the Gainful Employment Page.

Click the links below for a full list of courses required for individual Program Completion.