Culinary Arts Career Pathway

  • The Culinary Arts Career Pathway is part of the Hospitality and Tourism Career Cluster, focused on management, marketing, and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging, attractions, recreation events, and travel-related services.

    Career Pathways headers: Culinary Arts. A team of students in chef coats working together in a kitchen.

  • Potential Careers

    • Baker
    • Banquet, Cocktail, or Restaurant Server
    • Bartender
    • Brewer or Wine Maker
    • Caterer
    • Dietitian or Nutritionist
    • Executive Chef
    • Food and Beverage, General, Kitchen, or Services Manager
    • Host or Maître d'
    • Kitchen Steward
    • Line Cook
    • Pastry and Specialty Chefs
    • Restaurant Owner
    • Room Service Attendant
    • Wine Steward or Sommelier

WATCH: Career Videos

  • Learn from professionals who followed this career pathway in videos from local businesses and RoadTrip Nation.

  • Sammy Mila Adams

    Owner at Crème Bakery in Des Moines

Pathway Courses

  • Culinary Program

Culinary Arts Pathway Information

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