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Program ContactJeff Hadley
Email Address[email protected]
Degrees & Pathways
  • AAS - Associate in Applied Science
  • Diploma
  • Certificates
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About The Program


Upcoming Orientations

Scott Northern Wake Campus Kitchens
6600 Louisburg Road, Bldg. K, Room 15

Mon., May 6, 6:00 p.m. Future Link
Wed., July 24, 6:00 p.m Future Link
Wed., December 11, 6:00 p.m. Future Link

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Baking Program

  • Baking Degree classes are held at the Scott Northern Wake Campus Kitchens
    6600 Louisburg Road, Bldg. K, Room 155
  • 1:12 Chef to Student Ratio
  • Baking classes are scheduled for 8-week mini-mesters. 
  • For more information, contact: 
    Chef Jeff Hadley, Department Head - 919-866-5990
    Chef Caralyn House, Associate Department Head - 919-532-5969

Prepare for an exciting career with Wake Tech’s two-year associate’s degree program in Baking & Pastry Arts – or choose a certificate or diploma option that can be completed in less time. Daytime and evening classes are available to accommodate busy schedules.

Baking & Pastry Arts programs prepare students for quick entry into the industry, in a variety of positions: baking/ pastry assistant, area pastry chef, and assistant pastry chef, among others. With experience, graduates can advance from entry-level positions to pastry chef, cake designer, or bakery manager.

Employment opportunities include restaurants, hotels, independent bakeries and pastry shops, wholesale and retail markets, and high-volume bakeries. The programs also provide students with the skills and knowledge to start their own businesses.

Program Contact: Jeff Hadley
Email Address: [email protected]
Office Phone: 919-866-5990