The pastry/baking certificate program is for students who are seeking employment as pastry cooks in pastry/bake shops, hotels, restaurants or other areas that produce pastry and baked products. Students may have an entrepreneurial interest for opening their own operation.
The program involves a total of 34 credits with a maximum enrollment of 15 students. See the selective admission selection process. This program only starts in the fall semester. Current industry professionals may desire this program to upgrade their skills and increase their knowledge in this area of study.
(Major Code 5360; State CIP Code 12.0501)
Prerequisites for Required Courses
All Students must complete the two prerequisite courses with a passing grade PRIOR to enrolling in the pastry program.
|HMGT 120||Food Service Sanitation||1|
|HMGT 223||Fundamentals of Baking||3|
Fall Semester Only
|HMPB 155||Pastry Shop Production I*||4|
|HMPB 160||Pastry Shop Principles I*||4|
|HMPB 252||Pastry Shop Business Basics I*||3|
Spring Semester Only
|HMPB 255||Pastry Shop Production II*||4|
|HMPB 257||Sugar Basics*||4|
|HMPB 260||Pastry Shop Principles II*||4|
|HMPB 262||Pastry Shop Business Basics II*||3|
Total Program Hours: 34