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Culinary Arts Schools in Alabama

137 Culinary Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Culinary Arts is the 92nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Culinary Arts Majors in Alabama

Culinary Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 64
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 35
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 22
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 22
Bachelor’s Degree 16

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Culinary Arts Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 59.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.4%
  • White: 31.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Culinary Arts Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Alabama

60,470 people in the state and 4,290,110 in the nation are employed in jobs related to culinary arts.

Culinary Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Alabama

Culinary Arts grads earn an average of $30,900 in the state and $33,210 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Alabama that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,375 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,299. 41% of the teachers are full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,846 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 54% are considered full time.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,201 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,700 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,702 Total Students

The average student takes 4.81 years to complete their degree at UNA. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,985 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 38% of the teachers are full time.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
789 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $19,100 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $4,825.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,042 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,881. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,767 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,800. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 65% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Culinary Arts Careers in AL

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 14% $23,580
Chefs and Head Cooks 11% $47,030
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 10% $28,480
Food Service Managers 10% $52,350
Bakers 9% $26,070
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 8% $21,610
Butchers and Meat Cutters 7% $30,970
Professors 6% $19,900
Bartenders 4% $19,310
Food Scientists and Technologists 0% $51,780
Wholesale and Retail Buyers -3% $0

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Cosmetology 893
Funeral & Mortuary Science 96

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