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IOT Fast Facts

  • Recognized as an American Culinary Federation Education Foundation Quality Program
  • Uniforms and a pastry toolkit are included in the cost of the program
  • Local externships in the kitchens of restaurants, hotels, institutions, and/or clubs


As a student in the baking and pastry program, you will learn from experienced instructors who will show you the secrets of crafting delicious artisan breads, cakes, specialty breads, desserts, chocolates, tarts, and torts. As a student, you will also receive a culinary kit within the cost of the program – the kit is yours to keep and use after graduation.

Prepare for a specialized career in the culinary industry

As a graduate of our pastry classes in California, you will be prepared to meet the certification standards of the American Culinary Federation as well as the National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe certification. You’ll be well on your way to pursuing entry-level culinary career opportunities in the food service industry as a/an: 

  • Bread and pastry baker
  • Dessert specialist
  • Catering specialist
  • Institutional and cafeteria baker
  • Bakery chef
  • Gourmet specialty baker

If you’re looking for baking and pastry training in California, contact the Institute of Technology today for more information about our program.

ACCSC Graduation Rate – 55%
ACCSC Placement Rate – 70%
Occupational Outcome – Baker, Chef, Head Cook (SOC Codes 35-1011, 51-3011)
Median Federal Loan Amount – $9,402.00
Median Private and Institutional Loan Amount – $2,780.00
Tuition and Fees – $18,025.00 (Books and supplies included)
Credit Hours – 47.5 quarter credit hours

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