Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale

8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001, Scottsdale,
AZ, 85251-2729
Tel: (480)425-3000
1,513 students
Private for-profit
At Scottsdale Culinary Institute, we believe that an excellent culinary education begins with the mastery of both classical techniques and modern technologies. Our comprehensive curriculum gives you more than a textbook to be studied. Our mission is to provide industry leading, culinary and hospitality education with curriculum that emphasizes hands-on learning.
School Highlights:
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale serves 1,513 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 40%.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Anthem College-Phoenix (8.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,513 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,513 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
1,513 students
827 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 5%
% Asian 4%
% Hawaiian -
% Hispanic 20%
% Black 8%
% White 60%
% Two or more races 3%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.59

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,912 is more than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has declined by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,912 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has declined by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,912 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,912 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Scottsdale Culinary Institute is a prestigious culinary school in the Southwest. Located in the scenic world-acclaimed resort destination of Scottsdale, Arizona, you can enjoy over 300 days of sunny weather and outdoor attractions. With the world-renowned Le Cordon Bleu programs and vibrant restaurant scene of the Phoenix metropolitan area, the decision to come to Scottsdale Culinary Institute can be life changing. We offer a complete culinary education that emphasizes both classic techniques and modern application. Scottsdale Culinary Institute provides dynamic culinary arts program areas to meet the needs of the industry and we recognize that the student is the heart of our school. The college offers Bachelor Degrees in Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Management and Le Cordon Bleu Hospitality & Restaurant Management. Associate of Occupational Studies degree is offered in Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts, Le Cordon Bleu Hospitality & Restaurant Management and Le Cordon Bleu Pātisserie & Baking. Certificate program are offered in in Le Cordon Bleu Pātisserie & Baking. Scottsdale Culinary Institute has two campuses in the Scottsdale area. Our Camelback Campus is housed in a former country club and named for Camelback Mountain. This beautiful location is part of the high-end resort destinations of the Phoenix Metropolitan area and looks out on a golf course, lakefront, and of course, the Camelback Mountain. Our Camelback Campus contains the Education Department, the Library and Resource Center, L'Ecole student-run restaurant and several kitchens and classrooms.

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