Careers in the Culinary Arts

If you want to become a culinary professional, Colorado Mountain College Culinary Institute is the best way to start

The food-service industry is the nation’s largest retail employer.  There are currently 12.5 million jobs in the food service industry, and employment is forecast to reach 14.4 million by 2016.

Photo of a three Culinary Institute students showing their entrees.

Your success in a culinary job or career depends on achieving excellence in the academic and technical skills our program has to offer. Presently, students from accredited culinary schools average four to five job offers per person. Graduates can work in:

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Resorts
  • Cruise ships
  • Hospitals
  • Private industry
  • Government facilities