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Culinary Classes Begin Tuesday, Aug. 28

August 22, 2007

Fall culinary classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts begin Tuesday, Aug. 28.

The ACA offers two-year degree programs in Culinary Arts, Food Service Management and Baking and Pastry. Full-time classes meet five hours a day, Monday through Friday, in a morning or afternoon session from August through December and January to May. Full-time students not pursuing a degree can complete the requirements for a culinary certificate in three semesters. Part-time and evening classes are available.

The ACA also offers four short-term specialization programs. Baking and Pastry, Hot Food, Catering and Food Service Management certificates can be earned in just nine months-an ideal situation for industry professionals who want to strengthen their skills or for food enthusiasts interested in satisfying their culinary curiosity.

The ACA has been training future chefs since 1981. For more information on the Academy, call 1-800-645‑CHEF, e-mail, or visit