Professional Culinary Program

19808_10151295796641130_456880938_nThe Natural Epicurean Academy of Culinary Arts is proud to offer one of the only plant-based, health-supportive professional chef training programs in the country. Learn natural, organic and nourishing food preparation with hands-on training in a friendly, collaborative learning environment!

Upcoming Tracks & Dates

2015-16 Start Dates—Austin, Texas

  • June 29, 2015
  • August 28, 2015: Evenings and Weekends!
  • September 21, 2015
  • January 11, 2016

Download 2015-2016 catalog

Our Method

We have put together a 900 hour professional chef training program with coursework divided into to five core modalities:

  1. Vegetarian
  2. Vegan
  3. Raw & Living Foods
  4. Macrobiotic 
  5. Ayurvedic

The program also includes:

  • Assistantship & Externship opportunities
  • Career Planning & Business Training
  • Science of Plant Based Nutrition
  • Health Supportive Baking and Pastry

Meet Our Instructors
Tuition Schedule
Admission Application

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