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School of Agriculture, Sustainability, Business and Entrepreneurship

Dean: Christopher L. Nyberg
Phone: (315) 684-6083

Course Description

Culinary Arts I

An introduction to the principles, skills and techniques necessary for basic food preparation. Areas of culinary study will include the understanding and performing of a wide variety of cooking techniques. Broiling, Roasting, Sautéing, Grilling, Braising, Steaming and Stir Frying will be studied and learned to prepare basic and advanced menu items. The proper use of commercial kitchen equipment and recipes, basic sanitation and safety techniques in the kitchen will be practiced. Culinary terminology and product identification will be a focus. 4 Credits ( 1 lecture hour, 6 lab hours) fall semester

Admissions Requirements

Students graduating from this program must complete a minimum of 64 credits hours earned and maintain at least a 2.0 GPA.  Students must also complete at least 6 credits in the Math/science area, 6 credits of Humanities, 6 credits of Social Science and additional Credits as necessary to achieve 20 minutes credit hours in Liberal Arts.  Also a residency requirement of 30 credit hours at MSC must be met.