Intense practical training for future leaders in pastry arts This highly specialized, three-year Bachelor program delivers a unique combination of mastery in pastry arts with the professional and managerial know-how you’ll need to become a leader in the field.
What you will learn
Working in small classes, you will receive hands-on practical training under the instruction of world-class pastry professionals. The program begins by teaching you the fundamentals of French pastry arts, including bakery, chocolate and confectionary, ice creams and sorbets. After your first professional internship, you’ll continue through advanced practice, incorporating modern entremets, gastronomic desserts and new trends in French pastry. A second professional internship is the prelude to two semesters of master classes, which represent the pinnacle of the program. These are taught alongside a two-part Innovation Lab that will give you a uniquely strong perspective on future trends in French pastry. Success in the pastry business requires a toolbox of soft skills and commercial acumen to supplement your technical expertise. So throughout your four semesters on campus you will study a comprehensive program of academic courses focused on business and management topics. Academic courses include (but are not limited to): - Food technologies - Food & beverage economics and business landscape - Etiquette & effective communications - F&B management - Purchasing & supply chain - Financial & managerial accounting - Food science & nutrition - Concept design, architecture & engineering - Digital marketing, social media & sales - Entrepreneurship & business models - Project management Your academic studies culminate in a Bachelor Business Project, where you will create your own entrepreneurial concept and develop a business plan to bring it to market.
Who is the course for?
Our Bachelor in French Pastry Arts is the ideal choice for high school graduates seeking to forge a career in the pastry industry. French pastry has never been more popular – or influential – worldwide as it is today, with skilled practitioners in high demand. With our Bachelor degree to your name, you will be ready to become a leader in the industry, or to forge your own path as an entrepreneur. Career and entrepreneurial opportunities for our Bachelor in French Pastry Arts graduates include: - Pastry boutique owner - Product development manager - Manager in pastry industry - Pastry consultant - Entrepreneur