Complete the Culinary Arts program with a 2.0 or higher GPA and continue your studies for one additional semester (12 credits of liberal studies) to earn the Culinary Arts, Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree. All students who have successfully
completed the Culinary Arts program are guaranteed admission into the Culinary AAS program.
If you have not previously attended the culinary programs at IUP, apply to Culinary Arts and select the Culinary Associate in Applied Science as your preferred degree option on the Culinary Admissions Application.
Choose to study full-time on the Punxsutawney campus and take advantage of a 20 percent tuition discount, or complete your studies online. (Part-time is an option!)
Four classes (12 credits)
Optional Punxsutawney On-Campus Housing
No worries. Choose your degree path at any time during your studies. You can even choose to apply the credits earned in Culinary Arts toward your associate degree any time within 10 years after your culinary graduation.
*College classes completed prior to attending the IUP Academy of Culinary Arts may fill some or all of the Culinary AAS liberal studies requirement. All courses will require evaluation.
†Tuition and fees are given for Pennsylvania residents. For estimates on non-resident tuition and fees, go to the Bursar's Office.