Whether you dream of becoming a chef or running a successful restaurant or hotel, Walnut Hill College has just the degree to help jump start your career.
Our degree programs blend hands-on training in our six kitchens and four restaurants with interactive lessons in business planning and management. We also highlight a strong focus on international learning with tuition-paid travel in every program we offer. What’s more, our fast-track curriculum will have you earning an associate degree in 18 months and a bachelor’s degree in 36 months.*
No matter the program, you’ll benefit from a comprehensive curriculum full of specialized information on your chosen discipline. We’ve divided each academic year into four 10-week terms so that you can enter your desired field in no time. Our Career Success Office can help you to earn internships and job opportunities while you’re enrolled, and you’ll also practice what you’ve learned by working in our award-winning restaurants on a weekly basis. From the classroom to the dining room and beyond, you’ll gain a well-rounded education at Walnut Hill College.
*based on full-time enrollment
Here’s a sneak preview of what to expect in each course curriculum [PDF]
The Culinary Arts program at Walnut Hill College will prepare you for a career as a professional chef in any fine dining establishment–or even in your own restaurant! Immerse yourself in our advanced kitchen classes and open the door to major opportunities in the culinary industry.
If you’ve ever dreamed of opening your own bakery, then our Pastry Arts program may be just what you’ve been looking for. Learn the art of making and decorating cakes, desserts, and an assortment of confections that will set you on the path to sweet success!
Enroll in our Restaurant Management program and equip yourself with the tools necessary to manage or open your own dining establishment. Our comprehensive business classes will teach you how to conceptualize, create, and run a restaurant to rival all others.
The luxury hospitality industry awaits you after you graduate from our Hotel Management program. Develop the business savvy and customer service skills needed to become a leading professional at upscale hotels and resorts.
We’re here to help!
Our faculty is here to help you successfully progress through your degree program and to supplement your education by offering additional learning opportunities outside the classroom.
If you have any questions about your program or need to add, change, retake, or withdraw from a course, please see the appropriate program director for assistance.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Chief Academic Officer and Dean of Hospitality Studies
Director of the Student Leadership Development Institute