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Register Now for Fall Classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts

June 27, 2012

If you’ve always loved to cook or are ready to make a career change, now is the time to register for fall 2012 classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College. Registration is under way, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., weekdays. The college will be closed July 4, and on Fridays through Aug. 17. Fall classes begin Aug. 27 for ACA students. 

Registration for returning students is held at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing. 

The Academy offers two-year degree programs in culinary arts, baking and pastry, and food service management, and specialization programs in hot foods, baking and pastry, food service management and catering.

ACA students are offered many opportunities to gain hands-on experience throughout the year. Some activities include: Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala, Iron Student Chef Competition, American Culinary Federation’s Junior Chefs Competition, Chaîne des Rôtisseurs dinner, The Campus Kitchen at Atlantic City, Atlantic Cape’s Organic Greenhouse, Strudels Bakeshop, Culinary Student Association, Baking & Pastry Club and food shows.

Full-time classes meet five hours a day, Monday through Friday, in morning, afternoon or evening sessions. Part-time classes are available also.

The ACA has been training future chefs for more than 30 years. For more information about the ACA, call 1-800-645‑CHEF, e-mail accadmit@atlantic.edu, or visit www.atlantic.edu/aca