Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale

8100 E Camelback Rd, Suite 1001
Scottsdale, AZ 85251-2729
Tel: (480)425-3000
  • 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 1,567 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is higher than the state community college average of 39:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale is one of 26 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college is Scottsdale Community College (1.60 miles away).

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.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty34 staff66 staff
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,567 has grown by 30% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,567 students5,697 students
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio46:139:1
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,567 students1,101 students
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Enrollment Breakdown AZ All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
4%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
1%
3%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
9%
27%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
7%
6%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Black (2007-2016)
% White
27%
52%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
52%
5%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.640.65
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,600$31,400
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $11,352 is less than the state average of $15,745. The private state tuition has declined by 25% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,352$15,745
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%82%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$16,205$9,500
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,250$5,022
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (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.

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