The salary you can expect to make will depend on a number of factors, including what area of the state you work in and how much experience you have when you start. Top chefs can expect to make the most, averaging about $45,000 a year in Utah. They will be followed by sous chefs, assistant cooks and line cooks. The highest paying positions will be found in fine-dining restaurants, hotel, resorts, and spas.
Top Culinary Schools in Utah
- The Art Institutes
With campuses across the US, the Art Institute is one of the most widespread culinary arts institutes. The Art Institute has a broad curriculum, however, not all campuses offer the same programs and cooking classes. Each campus also has a career services department. Degrees offered at Salt Lake City include Bachelor’s in Culinary Management, Associate’s in Baking and Pastry, Associate’s in Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry Diploma, and The Art of Cooking Diploma.
- Salt Lake Community College
Salt Lake Community College based in Salt Lake City, has its own Culinary Institute which provide a state of the art venue for culinary learning. The Associate’s in Applied Science in Culinary Arts Degree Program requires a two-year commitment that encompasses 67 hours of classroom credit, combined with 2000 hours of paid internship work experience.
- Utah College of Applied Technology
Utah College of Applied Technology has eight locations in Utah and offers a Culinary Arts Degree which takes 11-13 months to complete, and focuses on taste, technique and creativity. Cooking classes in catering and short order cooking is done in a well-equipped kitchen, under the supervision of chef and instructors.
All Culinary Schools in Utah
|Art Institute of Salt Lake City||121 West Election Road, Suite 100 |
Draper, UT 84020-9492
|Bridgerland Applied Technology College||1301 N. 600 West|
Logan, UT 84321
|Brigham Young University||Provo, UT 84602||Culinary Arts|
|Davis Applied Technology College||550 E. 300 South|
Kaysville, UT 84037
|Dixie College||225 South University Avenue, St. George, UT 84770||Culinary Arts|
|Ogden-Weber Applied Technology Center||Ogden, UT 84401|
|Park City Culinary Institute||7720 Royal St, Park City, UT 84060||Culinary Arts|
|Salt Lake Community College||4600 S. Redwood Road|
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
Hospitality and Tourism
|Snow College||150 E. College Ave.|
Ephraim, UT 84627
|Utah College of Applied Technology||2801 Ashton Boulevard|
Lehi, UT 84043
|Utah State University||1400 Old Main Hill|
Logan, UT 84322-1400
|Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences|
|Utah Valley State College||800 W, University Parkway|
Orem, UT 84058
The above table compiles all culinary schools, culinary colleges, culinary institutes and cooking classes in Utah. Contact details and a link to the website for each culinary arts school are included, as well as a brief summary of the curriculum which can be expected in their cooking classes. You can also sort and search the table to narrow your search down.