Best Culinary Arts Colleges in Chicago

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Chicago that offer Culinary Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 16 Culinary Arts schools located within Chicago. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Culinary Arts Colleges in Chicago for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Robert Morris University Illinois Chicago, IL

Robert Morris University Illinois offers 2 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 51 Associate's degrees.

2 Elgin Community College Elgin, IL

Elgin Community College offers 3 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 57 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 38 Certificates degrees, and 19 Associate's degrees.

3 Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago Chicago, IL

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago offers 2 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a small private college in a large city. In 2015, 258 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 142 Associate's degrees, and 116 Certificates degrees.

4 William Rainey Harper College Palatine, IL

William Rainey Harper College offers 1 Culinary Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 9 Certificates degrees.

5 Kendall College Chicago, IL

Kendall College offers 2 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 86 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 69 Associate's degrees, and 17 Bachelor's degrees.

6 College of Lake County Grayslake, IL

College of Lake County offers 2 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 105 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 105 Certificates degrees.

7 College of DuPage Glen Ellyn, IL

College of DuPage offers 3 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 77 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 54 Associate's degrees, and 23 Certificates degrees.

8 Gateway Technical College Kenosha, WI

Gateway Technical College offers 1 Culinary Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 12 Associate's degrees.

9 City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College Chicago, IL

City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College offers 4 Culinary Arts Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a large city. In 2015, 152 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 126 Certificates degrees, and 26 Associate's degrees.

10 City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College Chicago, IL

City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College offers 1 Culinary Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large city. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Culinary Arts with students earning 14 Certificates degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Robert Morris University Illinois Robert Morris University Illinois Chicago, IL
5/5
26 : 1 3,056
Elgin Community College Elgin Community College Elgin, IL
3/5
37 : 1 10,336
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago Chicago, IL
3/5
43 : 1 1,009
William Rainey Harper College William Rainey Harper College Palatine, IL
3/5
38 : 1 14,532
Kendall College Kendall College Chicago, IL
4/5
12 : 1 1,275
College of Lake County College of Lake County Grayslake, IL
3/5
35 : 1 14,964
College of DuPage College of DuPage Glen Ellyn, IL
3/5
42 : 1 28,678
Gateway Technical College Gateway Technical College Kenosha, WI
2/5
36 : 1 8,740
City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College Chicago, IL
3/5
31 : 1 3,989
City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College Chicago, IL
3/5
43 : 1 9,093
City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College Chicago, IL
3/5
41 : 1 5,550
Triton College Triton College River Grove, IL
3/5
39 : 1 11,684
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College Chicago, IL
3/5
65 : 1 8,365
McHenry County College McHenry County College Crystal Lake, IL
3/5
40 : 1 6,561
Joliet Junior College Joliet Junior College Joliet, IL
3/5
39 : 1 14,944
Saint Augustine College Saint Augustine College Chicago, IL
3/5
15 : 1 1,483

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