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Escoffier Online

Interactive, Hands-on Chef Instruction From Your Own Kitchen

If you’ve ever wanted to learn the art and science of professional cooking but didn’t have the time or resources to attend culinary school, this program is exactly what you’re looking for. You can earn your culinary certificate online and still benefit from a quality, accredited culinary education – all in the comfort of your own kitchen!

Through our online culinary school, you can take interactive courses delivered by our professional chef instructors, engage in live classroom discussions, learn the business side of the industry and fine-tune your skills in the culinary arts, whether you want to specialize in baking, pastry or pursue a broader career path.

This 13-month certificate program is an excellent fit for working professionals wanting to advance their career or aspiring culinarians who want to take their skills to the next level.

If you’re thinking of attending baking or cooking school online, what are you waiting for? Contact Escoffier today!

Hear From Our Students

Hear From Our Students

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Get Started in 3 Easy Steps

Get Started in 3 Easy Steps

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Enroll

  • Enroll in minutes with our easy, online application.
  • Take a virtual tour of our student portal, explore the online classroom and get an inside look into life as an online culinary arts student.
  • Have questions? Chat live with one of our admissions advisors.

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Explore

  • Once enrolled, start the orientation process. Receive your chef’s coat, get acquainted with your toolkit and prepare for the journey of a lifetime.
  • Explore the student portal and connect with your instructors and peers from all over the world.
  • Warm up your techniques with our hundreds of skills videos.

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Let’s Get Cooking!

  • Roll up your sleeves and put your skills to the test with our easy-to-follow recipe and technique videos.
  • Get critiqued by your chef instructors on each assignment — from the mise en place to the plating.
  • Document your cooking assignments by taking photos of each step.
Online culinary arts student testimonial - Scott Brooker

"In reality, the online program gives me the opportunity to be educated by great chefs..."

"...that are already masters in their domain but in the comfort and familiar surroundings of my home."

— Scott Brooker, Online Culinary Arts Student
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Scott Brooker

“In reality, the online program gives me the opportunity to be educated by great chefs that are already masters in their domain but in the comfort and familiar surroundings of my home.”

— Scott Brooker, Online Culinary Arts Student

Program Highlights

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Virtual Classroom

  • Participate in live virtual discussions with chef instructors and peers.
  • Access to hundreds of easy-to-follow technique videos.
  • Explore fun, interactive learning tools like quizzes and games.
  • Can’t make a live session? Find it in our archives so you don’t get behind.

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Virtual classroom example

Virtual Classroom

  • Participate in live virtual discussions with chef instructors and peers.
  • Access to hundreds of easy-to-follow technique videos.
  • Explore fun, interactive learning tools like quizzes and games.
  • Can’t make a live session? Find it in our archives so you don’t get behind.
Online culinary arts student studying

Perks

  • 24/7 access to your courses from anywhere at anytime.
  • Complete classes via convenient devices like smartphones, tablets and computers.
  • Learn equal parts culinary techniques and business skills for a well-rounded culinary education that sets you up for success in a number of career paths.
  • Chef instructor help is always just an email, phone call or video call away.

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Online culinary arts student studying

Perks

  • 24/7 access to your courses from anywhere at anytime.
  • Complete classes via convenient devices like smartphones, tablets and computers.
  • Learn equal parts culinary techniques and business skills for a well-rounded culinary education that sets you up for success in a number of career paths.
  • Chef instructor help is always just an email, phone call or video call away.
Culinary externships

Externship

  • Finish out your education with a six-week externship.
  • Gain essential industry experience so you're ready for your next career step.
  • Having a hard time finding an externship on your own? Our Career Services department  will work hand in hand to help you find one.

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Culinary externships

Externship

  • Finish out your education with a six-week externship.
  • Gain essential industry experience so you're ready for your next career step.
  • Having a hard time finding an externship on your own? Our Career Services department  will work hand in hand to help you find one.
Online culinary arts program graduation

Graduation

  • With a certificate in culinary arts in hand, hit the ground running on your job search with the help of our Career Services department.
  • Use our resume builder to make yours stand out from the rest.
  • Access to our convenient job search tool will help you be the first to know when an opportunity in your area opens up.

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Online culinary arts program graduation

Graduation

  • With a certificate in culinary arts in hand, hit the ground running on your job search with the help of our Career Services department.
  • Use our resume builder to make yours stand out from the rest.
  • Access to our convenient job search tool will help you be the first to know when an opportunity in your area opens up.

"For me, having access to Escoffier online means it is now possible to receive the culinary education I have desired..."

"...while still being able to grow my business and take care of my busy family, without even having to leave our valley."

— Kristen Douglas, Online Culinary Arts Student
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Kristen Douglas

Online culinary arts student testimonial - Kristen Douglas

“For me, having access to Escoffier online means it is now possible to receive the culinary education I have desired, while still being able to grow my business and take care of my busy family, without even having to leave our valley.”

— Kristen Douglas, Online Culinary Arts Student

Want to learn more about earning your culinary education online?

Call 1-855-983-5997 to speak with a representative.

"Escoffier Online Boulder provides a realistic, affordable, accredited, self-directed..."

"...education opportunity for culinary students who wish to succeed in the culinary industry."

— Chef Candy Wallace, Founder and Executive Director of the American Personal & Private Chef Institute & Association
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Candy Wallace

"Escoffier Online Boulder provides a realistic, affordable, accredited, self-directed education opportunity for culinary students who wish to succeed in the culinary industry."

— Chef Candy Wallace, Founder and Executive Director of the American Personal & Private Chef Institute & Association