Culinary Schools in Mississippi

 Culinary Schools in Mississippi

Culinary Schools – Baking & Pastry Schools
Hospitality & Restaurant Management Schools in Mississippi

Looking for a top culinary or hospitality school in Mississippi? We’ve selected the top culinary and hospitality programs in Mississippi for your review. Find a campus that interests you, and click on the link for more information.

A state that is dependent on the gambling industries found in Biloxi, Gulfport, and Bay St. Louis, Mississippi’s tourism industry was severely affected by Hurricane Katrina, and rebuilding efforts have slowly begun. While some might see this as a negative, the massive amount of rebuilding underway in the region presents a major opportunity for aspiring chefs and hospitality management students. In addition, cities such as Jackson and Hattiesburg offer a wealth of opportunity for those interested in a culinary career.

Attending school for the culinary arts, baking/pastry or hospitality management is a great step forward in your career. Whether you're looking to become a professional chef, or manage a restaurant, you've probably got some questions.

How much is it going to cost? Do I need a high school education? Is there any financial aid available? How do I apply? The best way to get answers to these questions is to contact the school directly by clicking on the links provided. The school's website will answer most of you questions and provide contact information to help you get started.

Is There a Top Culinary, Baking or Hospitality Management School Near You?

There are many good schools in this state offering programs in culinary arts, baking, pastry and hospitality management. The right one for you will depend on many factors including location, programs offered, cost and scholarship availability. You'll find community colleges, both for profit and not for profit schools, big institutions and smaller establishments. The schools listed below are some of my top picks based on accreditation, reputations and student reviews.



Here’s a list of colleges and universities including community colleges offering a variety of programs in the restaurant industry including culinary, restaurant management, baking and hospitality management degrees.

Alcorn State University – Alcorn State

Copiah-Lincoln Community College – Wesson

Hinds Community College – Raymond

Mississippi University for Women – Columbus, MS – Culinary Arts School

Northeast Mississippi community College – Booneville, MS – Hospitality Management

Coahoma Community College – Clarksdale, MS – Hospitality Management

Universality of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg, MS – Hospitality Management

Meridian Community College – Meridian, MS – Hospitality Management

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College – Gulfport

Mississippi State University – Mississippi State

Mississippi University for Women – Columbus

Northeast Mississippi Community College – Booneville

Northwest Mississippi Community College – Senatobia, MS – Hospitality Management

University of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg