Value of Culinary Education

Delve into the world of culinary and pastry arts careers! Discover articles that encapsulate the artistry and joy of these professions.

20 min read

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Culinary School

Find out the essential criteria to help you evaluate and choose the right culinary school for you.

June 17, 2024
12 min read

How Much Education Might You Need to Become a Chef?

Do you need professional training as a chef to succeed? Explore the value of chef education and if it may be right for you.

June 6, 2024
25 min read

Escoffier 101: Everything You Need to Know About Culinary School

All the answers you need about culinary school at Escoffier. What you could study, how to finance it, and what sets us apart from other culinary programs.

April 17, 2024
14 min read

How International Students Can Get a US-based Culinary Education

Want to study culinary arts in the U.S. but can’t get here? Our guide can tell you how international students can study culinary arts online at Escoffier.

March 25, 2024
11 min read

Benefits of Mindfulness for Students in Culinary School

Find out how you can manage stress and thrive in your culinary journey and life with these mindfulness tips for students.

March 15, 2024
9 min read

How Restaurant Owners Can Create a Positive Team Culture

Discover how you can increase your reputation and employee experience by developing a positive team culture.

February 21, 2024
15 min read

A Brief Guide to Culinary School for International Students

An overview of the requirements, applications, and fees needed to attend Escoffier in the United States. Or skip the visa with an online education!

February 12, 2024
11 min read

What to Look for in a Culinary School Curriculum

All culinary schools aren’t the same, so how will you know if a school’s curriculum is right for you? Here are some factors to keep in mind as you compare.

January 30, 2024
8 min read

Should Restaurant Owners Go to Culinary School?

Ever wonder if going to culinary school is worth it or not? Learn more about the benefits of attending culinary school as a restaurant owner.

January 25, 2024
9 min read

Why It’s Important to Find a Peer Mentor in Culinary School

Discover why finding peer mentors in culinary school is important and how it can enhance your learning experience and career in the culinary industry.

January 18, 2024
8 min read

Why Stress Management Is Important for Culinary Students

Kitchen got you stressed? An expert reveals stress management techniques for culinary students to potentially enhance creativity and improve mental health.

January 15, 2024
10 min read

How Long Does It Take to Finish Culinary School?

Worried you don’t have time to pursue your culinary dreams? Find out how long culinary school, pastry school, and other Escoffier programs take to complete and how many hours a week you can expect to spend on school.

November 15, 2023
8 min read

How Culinary School Students Can Foster a Sense of Belonging

Discover how students can find community and an invaluable sense of belonging in culinary school.

November 14, 2023
9 min read

Why Is Goal Setting Important for Culinary School Students?

Why is goal setting important for culinary students? Discover how defining future goals can boost confidence in the kitchen and much more!

October 30, 2023
11 min read

How Long Can It Take to Become a Chef?

Passionate about cooking and want to move into the role of chef? Explore the pathway toward this profession!

September 14, 2023
12 min read

Is Culinary School a Trade School?

Is culinary school a trade school? Find out how trade school differs from a university, vocation, or tech school, and which one may be for you!

August 30, 2023
12 min read

The History of Culinary Arts Education in the U.S.

From the first culinary school in the U.S. to the launch of the best-selling cookbook, explore America’s vibrant history of culinary arts education.

August 28, 2023
9 min read

What Credentials Do You Need to Be a Plant-Based Chef?

Explore the credentials you may need to become a plant-based chef and discover how obtaining an education can open up job opportunities.

August 18, 2023
9 min read

What Can You Learn from a Culinary School Externship?

Explore why it’s important to secure a culinary school externship and how it can benefit your future career!

August 7, 2023
7 min read

How the Escoffier Alumni Association Can Transform Your Career Path

Explore why you should join the Escoffier Alumni Association, which includes access to mentorship, resources, and more!

July 26, 2023
12 min read

Yes, Online Culinary School Works. Here’s How.

With online culinary school from Escoffier, you can get professional-level training from your own kitchen while juggling family, work, and more.

June 12, 2023
12 min read

Learning How to Cook: A Guide for Beginners

If you want to learn how to cook, start here. Tips for practicing techniques, conversion tables, and how to take the next steps beyond beginner.

June 5, 2023
10 min read

Can You Get an Online Degree in Hospitality Management?

Learn how to earn an online degree in the field of hospitality management and restaurant operations.

May 24, 2023
6 min read

5 Tips for Building a Supportive Network in Culinary School

A support network in culinary school can be critical for success. Explore our top five tips on how to start building yours.

May 18, 2023
10 min read

How to Earn a Culinary Degree from Home

You can earn a culinary degree from the comfort of your own home. Explore degree options and how the online education process works.

April 24, 2023
6 min read

Associate Degree vs Diploma: What’s the Difference?

Explore the differences between culinary diplomas and degrees to find out which might be right for you.

April 19, 2023
9 min read

Which Degree Do You Need to Become a Nutritionist?

Do you enjoy healthy cooking and creating nutritious recipes? Find out the type of education you may need to start a career as a nutritionist.

April 3, 2023
13 min read

How You Can Get into Culinary School

A formal culinary education can open up many doors to a career in the food industry. Here’s how you can get into culinary school.

March 30, 2023
9 min read

What Are the Types of Culinary Degrees and Diplomas?

Find out what type of culinary degree or diploma is right for you, plus understand the key differences between each program.

March 13, 2023
9 min read

Why Study at a French Culinary Institute?

Discover why you should study at a French culinary institute…including exploring French cooking techniques, ingredients, and dining experiences.

February 3, 2023
9 min read

What to Expect When You Attend Cooking School

What will you find when you attend cooking school at Escoffier? A variety of in-depth programs, flexible campus options, expert Chef Instructors, and more.

January 19, 2023
7 min read

Why Is It Important to Go to an Accredited Culinary School?

Discover why you should attend an accredited culinary school to avoid losing time and money. Secure a high-quality education that could help you in your career.

January 11, 2023
8 min read

How Do You Get Graded in Online Culinary School?

If instructors can’t taste dishes, how do students get graded in online culinary school? Through careful documentation, flavor wheels, photos, and more.

December 26, 2022
7 min read

The Essential Professional Chef Tools Every Student Needs for Culinary School

One part of improving your cooking skills is learning how to use professional chef tools. Check out some of these tools and how to use them.

December 22, 2022
11 min read

How to Train Your Restaurant Employees

The Work and Learn program by Auguste Escoffier Global Solutions can help restaurants educate employees with online degrees and diplomas or custom training programs.

November 30, 2022
10 min read

What to Know Before Enrolling in Culinary School

The types of programs you can study at culinary school, what to look for when choosing a school, and the support you should expect after graduation.

November 18, 2022
7 min read

7 Reasons to Get an Online Hospitality Degree

Get an online hospitality degree without uprooting your life or quitting your job. Explore industry technology & bring your unique experience to the field.

October 28, 2022
8 min read

6 Benefits of Studying at a Top Culinary Institute

From job opportunities to career mentorship, discover the benefits of studying at a top culinary institute!

October 26, 2022
7 min read

How to Manage Your Time as an Online Culinary Arts Student

Time-saving strategies for busy or working online culinary school students, who want to succeed in their education.

October 14, 2022
9 min read

A Day in the Life of an Online Culinary Student

A day in the life of an online culinary student includes video lessons, cooking demonstrations, discussion boards, and more.

October 5, 2022
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