B.Sc. On Campus

Baking and Pastry

College of DuPage

18 months
3418 USD/year
3418 USD/year
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Food artists can unleash their creativity through the Baking and Pastry Arts. This Baking and Pastry degree from College of DuPage features courses that build on the foundations of basic baking and continue to the most advanced pastry techniques. 


Students work in a fully equipped commercial bake shop and learn from highly skilled instructors.

Degree and Certificate

College of DuPage offers an associate in applied science (A.A.S.) degree in Baking and Pastry degree at College of DuPage and a certificate in Baking and Pastry Arts. Prior to registration, students should meet with a program advisor for course selection.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fast Casual Dining Operations
  • Culinary Measurements & Conversions
  • Culinary and Baking Nutrition 
  • Sanitation 
  • Baking Science & Techniques
  • Baking 
  • Pastry 
  • Concept Development for Bakeries 
  • Cake Decorating

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements

  • Be 16 years of age or older without a high school diploma or GED by the start of the course. 
  • A cumulative minimum high school GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale or 3.75 on a 5.0 scale.
  • Apply for general admission online to College of DuPage  A one-time $20 Admissions Application fee applies.
  • Complete the Early Admissions Entrance Form.
  • Meet all prerequisites for the desired course. Visit the Course Catalog for more information about class prerequisites, including required placement tests. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3418 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5127 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    3418 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5127 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Glen Ellyn

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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