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Culinary Arts Schools in Florida

1,499 students earned Culinary Arts degrees in Florida in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Culinary Arts is the 12th most popular major in the state.

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a culinary arts major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of culinary arts majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 22.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 33.6%
  • White: 29.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.5%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
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Jobs for Culinary Arts Grads in Florida

In this state, there are 303,000 people employed in jobs related to a culinary arts degree, compared to 4,290,110 nationwide.

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Wages for Culinary Arts Jobs in Florida

Culinary Arts grads earn an average of $28,110 in the state and $33,210 nationwide.

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There are 53 colleges in Florida that offer culinary arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Valencia College

Orlando
183 Degrees in Major Awarded
47,940 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.80%. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Graduates earn an average $26,100 after graduation.

137 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
1,309 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,417.

132 Degrees in Major Awarded
51,679 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 19%. Graduates earn an average $25,700 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $6,327.

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,094 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.30%. This private institution charges an average net price of $16,021. In their early career, Florida Technical College grads earn an average salary of $20,100.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,174 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,400 after graduation. 39% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
264 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. In their early career, Florida Education Institute grads earn an average salary of $16,100. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

#7

Daytona State College

Daytona Beach
61 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,430 Total Students

28% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $24,300 after graduation. 73% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,104 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $16,605.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
19,567 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $30,767. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,404 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid. 32% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,800 after earning their degree at this institution.

Culinary Arts Careers in FL

Some of the careers culinary arts majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Restaurant Cooks 21% $26,960
Food Service Managers 19% $53,050
Bakers 19% $26,110
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 18% $26,480
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 18% $34,510
Chefs and Head Cooks 17% $48,710
Butchers and Meat Cutters 16% $30,750
Bartenders 15% $19,540
Private Cooks 13% $0
Cooks 12% $25,980
Slaughterers and Meat Packers 11% $26,250

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to culinary arts.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Cosmetology 9,424
Funeral & Mortuary Science 90

View all majors related to Culinary Arts

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