Careers & Alumni
"Promise of Success" - All students in this program will have their portfolio reviewed by four area chefs/employers to ensure that they have everything they need before beginning this job interview process. Culinary Arts graduates not only receive an associate's degree, but also a certification in sanitation. Students will be exposed to classical French and American cooking techniques and will be given placement assistance to fulfill their 400 hours of field experience.
Graduates of the culinary program at Keystone College are employed at DaVinci's on the Lake (Lake Winola), Edelweiss Restaurant, Fountains Wedding and Conference Center, Inn at Nichols Village, Ocino Restaurant (Washington, NJ), Scranton Health Care Center, Sno Mountain (Scranton, PA), State Correctional Facility (Dallas, PA, Food Steward), and State Street Grill (Clarks Summit, PA).
Graduates from the culinary program have also pursued continuing education from the following institutions: Johnson and Wales, Keystone College, Leigh Valley College, Mont Clair State University (NJ), Paul Smith's College (NY).
The world of culinary can be your ticket to success. Keystone College Culinary Arts graduates are in demand everywhere! New York City, Boston, Chicago, California, the Caribbean, and other exciting places have numerous job opportunities in restaurants and hotel.
The Keystone College Promise
A pledge to first-time, full-time students in good academic, financial, and social standing.
Keystone College asserts that within six months after graduating from Keystone and fulfilling the requirements of the Career Development Center, you will have received at least one job offer, or where appropriate, be accepted into a transfer or graduate program. In the event this does not occur, we will provide you with additional courses and career counseling at no additional charge.