Baking and Pastry Arts, Noncredit Certificate of Completion

The Baking and Pastry Arts Certificate is designed to qualify individuals who have completed the certificate to work in the baking and pastry industry.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Prepare baked goods and dessert items that are marketable to the public and safe to consume.

Noncredit Certificate of Completion Requirements

Required Core
HOSP 477Bakeshop: Yeasted and Non-Yeasted Breads (34 Hours)0
HOSP 478Bakeshop: Basic Baking Techniques (36.5 Hours)0
HOSP 481Bakeshop: Pies and Tarts (36 Hours)0
HOSP 482Bakeshop: Cakes, Tortes and Decorating Techniques (36.5 Hours)0
HOSP 483Bakeshop: French Pastries and Restaurant-Style Desserts (36.5 Hours)0
HOSP 484Chocolate I: Introduction to Chocolate (18 Hours)0
HOSP 487Bakeshop: Regional French Desserts (36.5 Hours)0
HOSP 488Chocolate II: Chocolates and Confections (18 Hours)0
Total Hours252

Please refer to the graduation requirements section of the Catalog for information about degree and certificate requirements including Reading and Writing, Mathematics, Information Competency, and General Education requirements.  

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