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Culinary Arts


Culinary Arts

Why study Culinary?

The culinary arts degree prepares you for a successful journey into the culinary field. Come and learn with us in a farm-to-table environment.

Our program emphasizes in French classical techniques with a twist on contemporary and avant-garde cuisine. The culinary arts degree prepares you for a successful journey into the culinary field.

You will be immersed in the fantastic world of tasting, smelling, feeling, and appreciating the full diversity of the culinary world. From the farm and garden to the table you will learn the extent of food and drink trends in society and its many cultures.

The Culinary Arts program is wholly centered around the student, giving them the tools and skills needed to excel in the field. In a truly small learning environment, students are empowered and encouraged to pursue their passion and grow in their experiences. You will learn not only how to cook, but the science and principles behind the recipes and techniques.

What are your career options?

  • Banquets and Catering
  • Food Writer
  • Food Critic
  • Cruise Lines
  • Casinos
  • Hotels
  • Personal Chef
  • Nutrition/Health Cooking
  • And More!  

At A Glance

Program Credit Hours

64 credit hours

  • General Education: 14
  • Major/Concentration: 50
  • Culinary Arts Internship

Standard Completion Time

2 years




Ancilla College is a liberal arts institution of higher learning sponsored by the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ and is part of The Center at Donaldson. The college’s religious tradition is Roman Catholic; its climate, ecumenical. In a caring environment, Ancilla serves a diverse population, as we transform and empower students to achieve high academic goals, lifelong learning, successful careers and values-centered lives.


Ancilla College, founded in 1937, is a private, Catholic, not-for-profit, two-year college offering over two dozen associate degree programs. Students from 12 states and 15 countries live and learn at Ancilla.

P.O. Box 1, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson, IN, 46513.

Call toll-free: 1.866.ANCILLA (866) 262-4552 or (574) 936-8898.

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