Baking & Culinary

Plate up your culinary masterpiece and put your talent on the table in Le Jeune Chef, our fine dining restaurant.

Baking & Pastry Arts

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

Culinary Arts Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

Culinary Applications

Certificate

Professional Baking

Certificate

Whether you dream of opening a restaurant or baking your way to success, we have a program to support your greatest ambitions.

When you combine expert faculty, small class sizes, a hands-on approach to education, and advanced labs outfitted with world-class equipment, you get a recipe for success. From freshly baked breads and confections to culinary arts masterpieces, you’ll discover a world of flavor that opens the door to endless opportunities in hospitality.

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Baking & Pastry Arts (A.A.S.)

Perfect your baking and pastry art skills in this three-semester program that features extensive hands-on experience in the lab and an internship. 

Culinary Arts Technology (A.A.S.)

Explore classical, American regional, and international cuisines, styles, and techniques. Travel the world of flavor and come home to a career you can truly enjoy for years to come.

Culinary Applications Certificate

From menu planning and food prep techniques to cooking methods and safety standards, you’ll build the hands-on experience to take your culinary career to a whole new level.

Professional Baking Certificate

In just two semesters you'll level up your baking skills with hands-on lessons focused on bread, cakes, desserts, confections, and business operations. 

Bachelor Degree Pathway

Rise to administrative and management positions in your field with an Applied Management (B.S.) degree, available online or on-campus.

Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

Think Penn College might be a good fit for you? Make plans to visit and discover what hands-on learning is all about. Academic Tours allow you to explore labs and get to the core of your future program. If you’re looking for a deeper dive into your academic area of interest, opt for a Self-Scheduled Personal Tour. Comprehensive COVID-19 safety protocols are in place.

Mar 8

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, March 88:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 9

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, March 98:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 10

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, March 108:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 11

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, March 118:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 15

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, March 158:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 17

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, March 178:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 18

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, March 188:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 22

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, March 228:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 23

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, March 238:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 24

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, March 248:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 25

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, March 258:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 26

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Friday, March 268:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 30

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, March 308:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Mar 31

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, March 318:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 1

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, April 18:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 5

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, April 58:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 6

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, April 68:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 7

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, April 78:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 8

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, April 88:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 9

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Friday, April 98:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 12

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, April 128:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 13

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, April 138:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 14

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, April 148:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 15

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, April 158:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 16

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Friday, April 168:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 19

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, April 198:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 20

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, April 208:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 21

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, April 218:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 22

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, April 228:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 23

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Friday, April 238:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 26

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Monday, April 268:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 27

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Tuesday, April 278:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 28

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Wednesday, April 288:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 29

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Thursday, April 298:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Apr 30

Self-Scheduled Personal Tour - Baking & Culinary

Friday, April 308:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (U.S.)

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News
12.01.2020

Faculty member authors instructional article for confectioners

Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Chef Charles R. Niedermyer, instructor of baking and pastry arts/culinary arts, was ...

11.25.2020

LJC preps homemade feast for those away from home

In an effort to preserve at least one tradition in a year that has been anything but normal, Le Jeune Chef staff and students ...

10.09.2020

Students display product prowess at PDC ‘trade show’

As a final project for the eight-week Bakery Operations and Product Development course, students set up a trade show in the ...