Top Raleigh-Durham Culinary Schools

Going to Culinary School in the Raleigh-Durham Area

Located in an area home to over 1.6 million people, the Raleigh-Durham campus of The Art Institute offers students a large urban center in which to live and work. Hosting numerous festivals and events throughout the year, the Raleigh-Durham area is a great place to live if you’re thinking about a culinary career.

Nicknamed the “Research Triangle Metropolitan Region,” the area also has access to the outdoor opportunities of nearby smaller townships. Students get the added bonus of learning in one of the best places to start a career in health care and business, since Raleigh ranked as the top city in the 2008 Forbes “Top 200 Best Places for Business and Careers” list.

The metropolitan area also offers a number of cultural resources, sports teams, and nightlife opportunities for those seeking to enrich their lives outside of the educational setting, as well as in it.


The Chef’s Academy

The Chef's Academy

The Chef’s Academy Raleigh-Durham is committed to well-rounded, hands-on, career-focused education in culinary & pastry arts. Enroll at their Raleigh campus. “The chefs at The Chef’s Academy are not only good chefs, good cooks and good people, but they’ve got the experience, connections and industry-specifics you need to get a boost in your career. It’s really a total package here.”

The Chef’s Academy – Raleigh-Durham  –  2001 Carrington Mill Blvd, Morrisville, NC 27560


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 filling out the form below. Choose a school you are interested in attending and a school representative will contact you to answer most of you questions and provide contact information to help you get started.