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Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts

Do you enjoy a fast-paced, energetic career? Do you love watching cooking shows on tv and wish that could be you? Enroll in culinary arts program and learn the tools of the trade. The curriculum offers a wide range of subject areas that include both lecture-based and lab-based courses. Bates offers both associate degrees and certificates as well as a day and convenient part time afternoon program. You'll prepare for an entry-level position in the field in a hands-on environment taught by talented, experienced instructors.  Learn more.


Faculty Spotlight

Instructor Taina Anderson

Taina Padilla Anderson, Civil Engineering Technology instructor

"I love teaching anything that makes my students critically think and analyze problems. It makes the lessons more interesting for not only me, but the class as a whole," says Taina.

Find out what inspires Taina each day.