The A.W. Beattie Career Center Culinary Arts Department has built a solid reputation as one of the finest culinary programs throughout the state. The Beattie Dining Room, given a three star rating by the Pittsburgh Press, serves breakfast and lunch to more than 150 people a day! The Bake Shop sells cookies, brownies, pies, cakes, and various pastries. Students learn all aspects of the restaurant business from meal planning, food preparation, baking and carving, to dining room management and banquet serving. There are many job opportunities within the always-growing culinary industry. In this program, students practice their craft in a commercially equipped kitchen and bakery.
COURSES OF STUDY
CULINARY ARTS: Students enrolled in the Culinary Arts program will study a variety of subjects, not limited to:
CULINARY ARTS: Students who successfully complete the Culinary Arts program may look forward to careers in the following fields after continued study/work experience, not limited to: