At Kendall, our programs are designed to fuel your passion. Our schools of Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry, Hospitality Management, Business, and Early Childhood Education give you the academic foundation and the practical experience you need to start your career with confidence. We offer an immersive, hands-on approach to learning combined with career-specific internships that potential employers value in a candidate. Our faculty are professionals in their field, teaching practical knowledge as well as people skills, polish, and communication skills, that give our graduates a competitive edge in the workplace. A Kendall College education will fuel your passion and arm you with industry knowledge and practical skills you need to succeed.
School of Culinary Arts
Chicago Michelin Guide Restaurants rank Kendall College as the No. 1 Chicago program for preparing students for culinary careers*. We are committed to providing the highest level of academic excellence in culinary education to help ensure our graduates are ready for the world.
Chicago leading hotels rank us the No. 1 Chicago program for preparing students for hospitality careers*. Our program is exclusively tailored to the diverse needs of the hospitality industry so you graduate with the skills employers’ value most.
*KTNS Global - 2017 survey
Whether you’re looking to start your own business, manage a world-class food service operation, lead a team of salespeople or bring big ideas to the boardroom, our program will help you get there. Our courses are led by faculty who are credentialed professionals, successful entrepreneurs and leaders in the business community.
NLU TRANSITION - Kendall and National Louis University have announced the transfer of Kendall's current programs to NLU, subject to regulatory approvals, expected to be determined later in 2018. Statement