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Culinary artists, also sometimes known as culinarians, work in a wide variety of environments, all of them focused on the craft of creating beautiful and delicious food. Such professionals include experts like chefs, cooks, restaurant managers, bakers and caterers. Chefs and head cooks are typically charged with the responsibility of making sure that their fellow chefs are cooking quickly and properly, and they lead their culinary environment by their depth of culinary technique, impressive level of creativity, extensive food savvy, and consistent expertise in putting out satisfying and aesthetically pleasing plates.

Traditional kitchens have system of rank imported from the culinary traditions of France. At the top of the heap is the executive chef, or the chef de cuisine; these are the top professionals in the kitchen for whom diners come to the restaurant, and these chefs sometimes even have their own television shows or other celebrity ventures. At the bottom of the ranking are the line cooks and chefs de garde manger, the professionals who actually do the cooking duties. Other positions that center in the culinary world include food writers, food photographers, culinary entrepreneurs, and teachers in the culinary arts.

The educational path for a career in the culinary arts almost always involves culinary school as a training ground in the techniques necessary to get brilliant work done. Food writers, photographers, managers, and entrepreneurs may opt to earn a bachelor's or master's in a relevant field first, and then later proceed to polish their education with courses in culinary school. Yet another pathway into this career field is through experience and learning on the job. This is most effective for those who begin in the culinary field at an early age. The job outlook for careers in the culinary arts naturally varies depending on the particular demands of the position. But chefs and head cooks, to provide an example, will not be experiencing immense growth in terms of the number of available posts in the future.

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Penn Foster Career School Not Provided 46% (145 reviews)
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Campuses: Thibodaux
$8,991 91% (11 reviews)
Campuses: Richmond
$22,600 32% (118 reviews)
Campuses: Dover, Georgetown, Wilmington
$11,808 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Dallas
$5,220 50% (4 reviews)
Campuses: Grand Rapids, Holland
$11,409 83% (6 reviews)
Campuses: Flint
$6,998 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Schenectady
$9,904 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Orem
$16,570 94% (31 reviews)
Campuses: Hyde Park
$33,690 67% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Norfolk, Newport News
--- 75% (4 reviews)
Campuses: Grand Prairie
$12,950 - $33,939 21% (249 reviews)
Campuses: Louisville
$19,740 21% (19 reviews)
Campuses: Vancouver
$17,410 - $19,354 15% (152 reviews)
Campuses: Roseville, Farmington Hills, Madison Heights, Saginaw, <span class='has-tip' title='... Southgate, Pontiac, Wayne, Lansing, Detroit'>...
$21,000 - $30,380 26% (39 reviews)
Campuses: Salem
$17,634 32% (31 reviews)
Campuses: Daytona Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Lakeland, <span class='has-tip' title='... Melbourne, Orlando, Pembroke Pines, Port St. Lucie, Sarasota, Tallahassee, Tampa, West Palm Beach, Fort Myers, Miami, New Port Richey, St. Petersburg'>...
$21,008 44% (249 reviews)
Campuses: Queensbury
$10,578 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Graham, Burlington
$7,028 Add Review
Campuses: Albany
$5,396 Add Review
Campuses: Santa Maria
$7,504 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Everett, Somerset
$9,980 Add Review
Campuses: Alpena
$7,050 Add Review
Campuses: Alvin
$3,938 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Sacramento
$8,928 Add Review
Campuses: Donaldson
$18,600 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Yuma, San Luis, Parker
$9,770 57% (7 reviews)
Campuses: Russellville
$13,236 83% (12 reviews)
Campuses: Asheville, Candler, Marshall
$8,776 100% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Ashland
$14,808 Add Review
Campuses: Athens
$4,922 100% (1 review)

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