This page mentions a few of the education opportunities available to residents of North Carolina. This short list contains popular local and national culinary and cooking schools as well as state public and private universities and schools.

ACF Accredited Programs

Postsecondary

Alamance Community College
1247 Jimmie Kerr Rd.,
Graham, NC 27253-8597

Phone: (336) 506-4274
Fax: (336) 578-1987
Contact: Brian T. Bailey, CCC – bailey@alamancecc.edu

Programs

  • AAS Degree in Culinary Technology
  • Culinary Specialist Certificate

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
340 Victoria Rd.,
Asheville, NC 28801-4816

Phone: (828) 398-7900

Programs

  • Associate Degree in Baking and Pastry
  • Associate Degree in Culinary Technology

Central Piedmont Community College
1325 E 7th St.,
Charlotte, NC 28204-2019

Phone: (704) 330-6723
Fax: (704) 330-6581

Contact:
Richard R. Kugelmann, CEC, CCA, AAC – kugelmar@faytechcc.edu

Programs

  • Associate Degree in Baking and Pastry Arts
  • Associate Degree in Culinary Arts

Guilford Technical College
601 E Main St.,
Jamestown, NC 27282-969

Phone: (336) 334-4822 x 50253
Fax: (336) 819-2013
Contact: Albert W.A. Schmid, CEC, CCE, CCA – awschmid@gtcc.edu

Programs

  • AAS Degree in Culinary Technology

Wake Technical College
9101 Fayetteville Rd.,
Raleigh, NC 27603-5696

Phone: (919) 866-5990 x 50253
Fax: (919) 662-3529
Contact: J. Jeffrey Hadley – jjhadley@waketech.edu

Programs

  • AAS Degree in Baking and Pastry
  • AAS Degree in Culinary Technology

Certificate and Job Training Programs

Lyndon B. Johnson Job Corps
3170 Wayah Rd.,
Franklin, NC 28734-8120

Phone: (828) 524-4446
Contact: kent.gibson@usda.gov

Kittrell Job Corps Center
PO Box 278,
Kittrell, NC 27544-0278

Phone: (252) 438-9131
Contact: Christopher Powell – powell.christopher@jobcorps.org

TCK Providence Kitchen
3655 Reed St.,
Winston Salem, NC 27107-5428

Phone: (336) 784-7369
Contact: Jeff Bacon, Cec, Cce – jbacon@secondharvest.org

The local schools listed below may not offer culinary programs, but they are included here to illustrate the other education options available around this state.

Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608
(828)262-2000
Appalachian State University


Catawba College
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144
(404)637-4111
Catawba College


Davidson College
PO Box 1719
Davidson, NC 28036
(704)894-2000
Davidson College

Duke University
103 Allen Bldg
Durham, NC 27708
(919)684-2813
Duke University

East Carolina University
East Fifth Street
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
(252)328-6131
East Carolina University

Fayetteville State University
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301-4298
(910)486-1111
Fayetteville State University

Gardner-Webb University
Main Street
Boiling Springs, NC 28017
(704)406-2361
Gardner-Webb University

Gaston College
201 Hwy 321 South
Dallas, NC 28034
(704)922-6200
Gaston College

Livingstone College
701 West Monroe Street
Salisbury, NC 28144
(704)216-6000
Livingstone College

Methodist College
5400 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28311-1420
(910)630-7000
Methodist College

Mount Olive College
634 Henderson Street
Mt Olive, NC 28365-0919
(919)658-2502
Mount Olive College

North Carolina Central University
1801 Fayetteville Street
Durham, NC 27707
(919)560-6100
North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Wesleyan College
3400 North Wesleyan Blvd
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
(252)985-5100
North Carolina Wesleyan College

Queens College
1900 Selwyn Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28274-0001
(704)337-2200
Queens College

Saint Augustines College
1315 Oakwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610-2298
(919)516-4000
Saint Augustines College

Shaw University
118 East South Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
(919)546-8200
Shaw University

University Of North Carolina at Asheville
One University Hts
Asheville, NC 28804-8510
(828)251-6600
University Of North Carolina At Asheville

University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
103 South Bldg #9100
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
(919)962-2211
University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill

University Of North Carolina at Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
(704)687-2000
University Of North Carolina At Charlotte

University Of North Carolina at Greensboro
1000 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC 27402
(336)334-5000
University Of North Carolina At Greensboro

University Of North Carolina at Pembroke
PO Box 1510
Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
(910)521-6000
University Of North Carolina At Pembroke

University Of North Carolina at Wilmington
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403-3297
(910)962-3841
University Of North Carolina-Wilmington

Wake Forest University
PO Box 7373 Reynolda Station
Winston Salem, NC 27109
(336)758-5255
Wake Forest University

Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC 28723-9646
(828)227-7211
Western Carolina University


Winston-Salem State University
601 Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27110-0001
(336)750-2000
Winston-Salem State University

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