Young people looking for a great career may be interested in these top 5 culinary schools in Missouri. Many people get their culinary careers started by attending college. Others are lucky enough to be gifted and don't need school. Keep these culinary schools in mind when you decide to start a career.
- Le Cordon Bleu: This culinary school has campuses all over the world. Famous chefs like Julia Child and Giada De Laurentiis got their start in this Missouri school. Strive to be just as good as these chefs by learning extensive culinary techniques, hands-on experience and demonstrations. You'll receive a certificate and a Le Cordon Bleu Diplôme. There are also online management and bachelor' degrees available. 7898 Veterans Memorial Parkway, St Peters, Missouri, 63376. (866) 951-7222
- University of Central Missouri,: This college provides culinary careers in restaurant administration. You don't have to be a great chef to succeed in culinary arts. Learn how to manage a restaurant and keep it and the staff running smoothly. Many restaurants depend on someone who is capable and professional enough to manage their business. This culinary school could prepare you for that future. Get your Bachelor degree in Science at the University of Central Missouri. University of Central Missouri, Ward Edwards Building, Room 1401, Warrensburg, Missouri, 64093. (877) 729-8266
- East Central College: Obtain an AAS in Culinary Arts at East Central College. This school provides the right curriculum for students looking to finish school with an Associate's degree. Some of the courses are basic cooking techniques, purchasing, menu planning and advanced culinary skills. It's one of the best culinary schools in Missouri. 1964 Prairie Dell Rd, Union, Missouri, 63084. (636) 583-5193
Metropolitan Community College: This college offers a Chef Apprenticeship program. Earn your Associate in Applied Science degree (AAS) while learning to become a chef. As with any chef degree program, the curriculum is extensive. Some courses are professional cooking, hospitality and nutrition. 3200 Broadway
Kansas City, Missouri, 64111. (816) 604-1000
- Saint Louis Community College: The last of the culinary schools on this list offers several degree courses. Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry Arts and Food Service Management. Receive an Associate or AAS degree. 5600 Oakland Ave, St. Louis, Missouri, 63110. (314) 644-9100