Culinary Arts Certificate
Certificate in Culinary Arts
Mission Statement: It is the mission of the Culinary Arts Certificate Program at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic institute to promote student success by providing a quality education with emphases on culinary fundamentals that will build basic gastronomic skill, knowledge, self-confidence, and pride. Our graduates will gain the experience and knowledge that will lead to entry level culinary careers.
Culinary Arts Certificate Outcomes:
Culinary Arts Certificate - Program of Study (PDF format)
The Associate in Applied Science Degree program in Culinary Arts is a course of study over five (5) trimesters designed for students preparing for entry-level food service management positions or higher education in the field. The degree program is designed to provide students with a broad range of management, business and technical skills applicable to the food service industry. The curriculum emphasizes fundamental skills needed in the culinary and baking and pastry industries, food service management, basic supervisory practices, customer relations, nutrition. Students are introduced the gastronomical science involved in the preparation of cooking and baking; along with those of raw materials and equipment to produce quality food products and services efficiently.
It is the mission of the Culinary Arts Associate of Applied Science Degree Program at Southwestern Indian Polytechnic institute to promote student success by providing a culinary education with a management component with emphases on culinary fundamentals that will build culinary skill, knowledge, self-confidence, and pride. Our graduates will gain the experience and knowledge that will lead to professional culinary careers. The Vision of the culinary arts program at Southwestern Indian polytechnic Institute is to seek accreditation through the American Culinary Federation Educational Foundation (ACFEF). The Culinary Arts program will work towards becoming the premiere Native American culinary arts training program within the federal Government.
Culinary Arts Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree Outcomes:
Culinary Arts AAS - Program of Study (PDF format)