Considering an Online Cooking Certification?

Penn Foster Career School, the school below with the highest ranking, has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in cooking to become successful chefs, cooks, sous chefs, line cooks, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 94,300 individuals employed as chefs and head cooks in America, and their average annual salary is $44,240. Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed today .

Cooking Common Job Tasks
  • coming up with new recipes
  • frying ingredients
  • cleaning vegetables
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Gourmet Cooking

This Penn Foster program will teach you the essential knowledge and skills needed to create exceptional, memorable cuisine. The program is comprised of a wonderful collection of lessons teaching various cooking methods, as well as the tricks and techniques to create flavorful gourmet presentations.

Cooking Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Cooking Schools (campus and online)

Boston University
Total Programs 6
Number of Subjects 124
Rank in USA 32nd
Drexel University
Total Programs 125
Number of Subjects 123
Rank in USA 108th
Rochester Institute of Technology
Total Programs 1
Number of Subjects 108
Rank in USA 137th
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
Total Programs 202
Number of Subjects 152
Rank in USA 194th
The University of Montana
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 331st
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Total Programs 109
Number of Subjects 117
Rank in USA 343rd
Mercyhurst College
Total Programs 87
Number of Subjects 87
Rank in USA 352nd
University of New Haven
Total Programs 118
Number of Subjects 106
Rank in USA 438th
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 128
Rank in USA 441st
Oakland City University
Total Programs 69
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 443rd
Boise State University
Total Programs 171
Number of Subjects 149
Rank in USA 448th
Delaware Valley College
Total Programs 39
Number of Subjects 51
Rank in USA 500th
University of Alaska Anchorage
Total Programs 151
Number of Subjects 134
Rank in USA 511th
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science
Total Programs 35
Number of Subjects 41
Rank in USA 571st
Southern New Hampshire University
Total Programs 66
Number of Subjects 75
Rank in USA 605th
Keystone College
Total Programs 60
Number of Subjects 58
Rank in USA 647th
Michigan Career and Technical Institute
Total Programs 20
Number of Subjects 26
Rank in USA 699th
Poplar Bluff School District Practical Nurse Program
Total Programs 18
Number of Subjects 14
Rank in USA 766th
Kaw Area Technical School
Total Programs 42
Number of Subjects 45
Rank in USA 781st
Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee
Total Programs 28
Number of Subjects 37
Rank in USA 806th