Keystone Technical Institute – Harrisburg, PA

Harrisburg Culinary Schools

Keystone Technical Institute

School Information

school name Keystone Technical Institute
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school address 2301 Academy Dr – Harrisburg, PA 17112
for or non profit Private, For Profit

Start your culinary school education in Harrisburg, PA

The capital city, Harrisburg, PA is a hub of economic and cultural activity, in addition to being the center of government for the state of Pennsylvania. Harrisburg is also home to Keystone Technical Institute, a leader in culinary arts training and education.

If you have been thinking about attending culinary arts school, you are most likely asking yourself questions like how much is it going to cost, how long will it take to graduate, how & where do I apply and is financial aid available?

If you are interested in attending cooking school at Keystone Technical Institute, we recommend you look at the information below and see if this school is the right fit. If it is, use the drop down to pick a program, fill out the short questionnaire and a representative from the school will contact you to answer any additional questions about the school, costs, financial aid and how to apply.

About Keystone Technical Institute

Keystone Technical Institute in Harrisburg, PA is committed to the success of its students and graduates. With the motto “Where Students are First” exemplified through flexible scheduling, on-site child care, and an active career placement services office, Keystone Technical Institute is a great place for non-traditional and traditional students alike.

Classes are offered during the day, and on night/weekend schedules, and some programs can be completed in as little as 15 months. Focused on hands-on, practical training methods, Keystone Technical Institute is committed to providing students an education that develops professional skills.

Tutoring and study skill development are available through the school, as is assistance in finding student housing. A proven approach to education, Keystone Technical Institute instills graduates with the qualities that employers are looking for.

Chef/Culinary Arts Specialist – Occupational Associate Degree

The Chef/Culinary Arts Specialist program at Keystone Technical Institute is available as an Occupational Associate degree. A 15-month curriculum, this course of study focuses on the skills needed in order to pursue entry-level employment as a garde manager, line chef, pastry chef, catering manager, or sous chef.

In addition to learning about the fundamentals of the culinary arts, students will take courses in food presentation, menu planning, ingredient exploration, nutrition, small business management skills, dining room operation/procedures, baking and pastry, and health and safety.


Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). For more information about their graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit their website at,

Financial Aid

A fully-accredited institution, Keystone Technical Institute participates in state and federal student aid programs. In addition to filling out a FAFSA form, interested students should contact the Financial Aid Office to explore what financial aid and scholarship assistance they might be eligible for.


Focused on providing students with a hands-on, practical approach to the culinary arts, the faculty at Keystone Technical Institute are qualified as educators and professionals in the culinary arts community. As such, the staff at Keystone is focused on provided career-relevant education to all students.


Located at 2301 Academy Drive, Keystone Technical Institute’s campus is a newly-renovated up to date facility. Offering modern classrooms with state-of-the-art technology, the kitchen facilities at Keystone are professionally furnished with industry standard machines and equipment. In addition to an on-campus cafe, Keystone Technical Institute has an on-site child care center for added flexibility.

Going to School in Harrisburg, PA

As the capital of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg offers a number of professional opportunities in the culinary arts. Although one of the smaller metropolitan areas of the state, access to commercial and social venues is available within only a short drive.

Located on the Susquehanna River, there are also a number of outdoor recreation options for those who prefer the small-town feel of the open air. In addition, the city’s commitment to revitalizing the city has meant expanded nightlife opportunities and annual festivals, all of which bode well for culinary arts students.

A great place to live, Harrisburg. PA and Keystone Technical Institute combine to make a great culinary arts team!

More Information

If you are interested in any of these programs and would like to find out more, please request information from the Keystone Technical Institute – Harrisburg, PA.