YTI Career Institute YTI Career Institute Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Private, coeducational, two-year college. Suburban campus. Founded in 1967. Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.
Offered since 1999. Program calendar is continuous. 12-month diploma in pastry arts. 21-month associate degree in culinary arts/restaurant management.
American Culinary Federation; National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation; Pennsylvania Restaurant Association.
Areas of Study
Baking; beverage management; buffet catering; confectionery show pieces; controlling costs in food service; culinary skill development; food preparation; food purchasing; food service communication; food service math; garde-manger; international cuisine; introduction to food service; kitchen management; management and human resources; meal planning; meat fabrication; menu and facilities design; nutrition; patisserie; restaurant opportunities; sanitation; saucier; seafood processing; soup, stock, sauce, and starch production; wines and spirits.
Bakery; 7 classrooms; computer laboratory; demonstration laboratory; 4 food production kitchens; gourmet dining room; learning resource center; 7 lecture rooms; library; student lounge.
15 total: 12 full-time; 3 part-time. 9 are industry professionals; 1 is a master chef; 1 is a master baker. Faculty-student ratio: 1:20.
Application fee: $40. Tuition: $5710 per quarter (culinary arts, restaurant management); $5330 per quarter (pastry arts). Program-related fees include $2100 for books, kits and supplies (culinary arts/restaurant management); $1300 for books, kits and supplies (pastry arts).
Employment placement assistance is available. Employment opportunities within the program are available.
Average off-campus housing cost per month: $350.
Students may begin participation in January, July, and October. Applications are accepted continuously. Applicants must interview; submit a formal application and transcript.
Director of Admissions
YTI Career Institute
3050 Hempland Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
World Wide Web: http://cuisine.yti.edu.