Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (Closed 2020)

8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
  • 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 served 1,567 students (100% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 46:1 was higher than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was more than the state average of 57%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 59% over five years.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty34 staff202 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,567 students5,548 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio46:116:1
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# Full-Time Students1,567 students1,283 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
4%
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
9%
36%
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% Black
7%
5%
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% White
27%
43%
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% Two or more races
1%
4%
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% Unknown races
53%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.68
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,600$32,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $11,352 is less than the state average of $14,771. The private state tuition has declined by 25% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,352$14,771
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,205$9,477
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,250$4,829
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Source: 2020 (or 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 Pâtisserie & Baking. Certificate program are offered in in Le Cordon Bleu Pâtisserie & 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale is Scottsdale Community College (1.4 miles away).
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