Culinary Arts Certificate Program
Certificate - Hospitality Department
|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|Food Service Sanitation and Skills||CUL111||3|
|Menu Design and Purchasing||CUL211||3|
|Basic Baking Skills||CUL108||Fall||4||pre/co-req CUL116|
|Basic Culinary Skills||CUL116||Fall||4||pre/co-req CUL108|
|Advanced Baking Skills||CUL208||Spring||4||CUL108 and CUL116|
|Advanced Culinary Skills||CUL216||Spring||4||CUL108 and CUL116|
This weekend program prepares students with the basic skills and knowledge required for entry-level positions in the food service industry. The two-semester, 22-credit program is scheduled from September through May.
Graduates of this program qualify for a variety of entry-level positions in food production, including restaurant and institutional line cooking, pastry preparation, steward departments, and other related positions. Students also qualify to transfer all credits to the Associate in Science Degree: Culinary Arts Program.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.bhcc.mass.edu/ certificate-programs.
Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:
- Demonstrate practiced and acquired technical skills in the usage of tools and equipment found in a typical food service/ food production setting.
- Demonstrate the necessary administrative skills common to basic cost control and planning methods found in a typical commercial food service/food production setting.
- Demonstrate conceptual skills acquired through course work relative to planning a successful restaurant operation.