Culinary Arts Schools Articles Library

Read articles about culinary schools, careers and current events.

Consider an Alternative Culinary Arts Career

You don't always have to follow the traditional culinary arts path. Here are four careers that will get you out of the kitchen.

Back to School in the Culinary Arts

Use our step-by-step guide to get back to school and prepare for a career in culinary or baking and pastry arts. 

How Important Is Attending One of the Best Culinary Schools?

Are you hoping to attend one of the best culinary schools in the country? Find out whether a top school is really the best choice.

Should You Get a Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts?

Why get a bachelor degree in culinary arts? This article will help you understand the benefits and decide if a bachelor degree is for you.

Tips for Success in a Culinary Arts Degree Program

Get the most out of your culinary arts degree program by following these helpful tips.

Hallmarks of Top Culinary Art Schools

What kind of traits do top culinary art schools share? Find out what to look for in your culinary school search.

Trends You'll Learn About at a School of Culinary Arts

At a school of culinary arts you'll learn about trends in the industry. Here are a few you may study.

Book Review: Culinary Careers: How to Get Your Dream Job in Food

ICE president and CEO, Rick Smilow has written a new book profiling culinary careers. Read a review.

Five Tips for Opening a Successful Restaurant Business

Are you ready to open your own restaurant business? Here are some important things to keep in mind as you plan for success.

Culinary Career Success Stories: From Culinary School to a Dream Job

Two graduates of The French Culinary Institute talk about culinary career paths.

Five Fascinating Facts about Le Cordon Bleu

You know Le Cordon Bleu is a prestigious culinary school, but do you know these facts about Le Cordon Bleu?

Organic Cooking: Should Restaurants Consider Going Organic?

Organic cooking has obvious benefits, but can it work in a restaurant? Read pros and cons of using organic ingredients in a restaurant menu.

Chef Training: As Seen on TV

When it comes to chef training, not all cooking shows are created equal. Here are a few that may inspire you.

Getting Your Money's Worth from Culinary College

Get tips on how to make the most of your investment in culinary education.

The Multilayered World of Wedding Cake Design

Design wedding cakes like a professional. Here are some things to think about as you plan amazing wedding cakes.

Three Easy Ways to Begin Your Culinary Education

Not sure you're ready to dive into culinary education? Here are some good options for starting out.

Five Jobs You Can Get With a Hospitality Degree

This is a great time to consider a career in the hospitality and tourism industry. Take a look at these five exciting careers.

Where Top Chefs Attended Cooking School

Need inspiration to find the right cooking school? See where top chefs trained.

Culinary Arts Programs: Dispelling the Top Five Myths

Want to know if the rumors you've heard about culinary school are true? Here are five rumors that are more fiction than fact.