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Culinary Arts Schools in Arizona

416 students earned Culinary Arts degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Culinary Arts is the 74th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Culinary Arts Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 244
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 115
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 115
Associate’s Degree 57

Gender Distribution

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

Culinary Arts Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 4.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 31.2%
  • White: 47.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.2%
  • Other Races: 12.5%
Culinary Arts Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Arizona

80,580 people in the state and 4,290,110 in the nation are employed in jobs related to culinary arts.

Culinary Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Arizona

A typical salary for a culinary arts grad in the state is $33,330, compared to a typical salary of $33,210 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Arizona that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
143 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,600 a year. This private school has an average net price of $32,598.

#2

Yavapai College

Prescott
59 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,428 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,400 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. 72% of students get financical aid.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,793 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 66% of students receive it. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $24,600 after graduation.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,602 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 57% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $31,300 after graduation.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,120 Total Students

In their early career, Estrella Mountain Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,500. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,512 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it. This public school has an average net price of $3,817. 26 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,027 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,985. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,700 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,672 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $23,200 after graduation.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
600 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,800 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,861. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,500 Total Students

31% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,598. 85% of students get financical aid.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
508 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 43% of students receive it.

Culinary Arts Careers in AZ

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 29% $26,950
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 28% $26,740
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 27% $30,590
Chefs and Head Cooks 26% $38,430
Food Service Managers 23% $54,440
Bakers 21% $26,910
Cooks 19% $26,570
Butchers and Meat Cutters 17% $34,730
Bartenders 17% $22,700
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 17% $32,070
Food Scientists and Technologists 15% $59,030
Professors 12% $62,170
Private Cooks 9% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Cosmetology 2,595
Funeral & Mortuary Science 31

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