Explore the Culinary World and Earn a Certificate or Degree

You have always loved to cook, and everyone loves the food you make. But, there is a lot more to the culinary world than cooking a great meal. The Art Institute of Charlotte, a campus of South University, will help you expand your knowledge of every part of the Culinary Arts as you pursue your Associate of Applied Science Degree in Culinary Arts or Bachelor of Science Degree in Culinary Management.

A Bachelor's Degree in Culinary Management is the first step in entering the fascinating field of restaurant management. You will be armed with all the tools necessary to start your own restaurant or run someone else's. With an Associate's Degree in Culinary Arts, you really will become the chef you always dreamed you can be. From learning how to make the most beautiful and elaborate pastries and desserts, to understanding how to always ensure food safety, you will be given all the tools you will need to work in virtually any kitchen in the world.

You will be able to learn everything you need in your future career as well as expand upon the creativity you already have in the kitchen.

    The Art Institute of Charlotte is one of The Art Institutes, a system of over 50 schools throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Several institutions included in The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University. The Art Institute of Charlotte Three LakePointe Plaza, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28217-4536 © 2015 The Art Institutes. All rights reserved. Our email address is

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