This is a specialized certificate for individuals interested in professional baking and pastry arts. Three core courses (Culinary Career Essentials) develop a sound foundation in kitchen basics. Two additional courses concentrate on baking principles and techniques used in bakeries and food service establishments.
Students must have a grade of "C" or better to progress in core courses in the following semester and a grade of "C" or better in all core courses to graduate. A cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0 is required for graduation.