Does this sound like you?

  • I have a passion for baking, cooking, and experimenting in the kitchen.
  • I love menu planning and coordinating special events.
  • I've dreamed of owning or operating a restaurant or catering business.

Infuse your passion into your career at Southwest Tech.

  • Learn real-world skills and receive hands-on training in our industry-equipped kitchen.
  • Perfect your culinary skills in our student-operated dining room.
  • Train under professional chefs with years of experience in the culinary industry.

What's your specialty? Southwest Tech's menu of culinary program options includes both a la carte and four-course opportunities.

Food Production Assistant
Short-term Technical Diploma

Prepare for an entry level position in the culinary industry.

Culinary Specialist
One year technical diploma

Become a cook or chef in a commercial food production facility.

Culinary Management
Two year associate degree

Train to become a front of house or kitchen manager.

Culinary Arts
Two year associate degree

Develop your creative side with decorative foods and gourmet dining.

Start Your Career In the Culinary Industry Today