Culinary Management

@ University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu


UH West O?ahu offers a Bachelor of Applied Science with a concentration in Culinary Management degree that provides culinary students, and those already working in the industry, the strong business background needed to excel in the workforce. Students will develop an understanding of the management, marketing, ethical and legal aspects of running a food service operation. They will also learn valuable communication and leadership skills that are essential for higher-level management positions. Traditionally, many restaurant managers build their careers on experience, not education, making a degree a highly valuable asset.

The business curriculum at UH West O?ahu is designed to supplement Kapi?olani Community College?s (KCC) award-winning Culinary Arts associate?s program where students learn the technical skills of the trade. UH West O?ahu courses are delivered through in-class and distance learning instruction. KCC offers in-class courses in a world-class learning environment that includes 10 modern kitchens, a 130-seat culinary demonstration auditorium, on-campus restaurants and banquet rooms.

Credentials Available

BAS - Bachelor of Applied Science

Cost of Program

$300 per credit hour (2016-2017), plus $120 in student fees   –   "Do I have to pay this?"

Program Duration

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Program Categories

"Green" program?


C3T program?




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About This Provider

University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu

Offering training in City & County of Honolulu
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Description of School

UH West O'ahu offers four-year bachelor's degrees in liberal arts, professional studies, and applied sciences as well as certificate programs designed for career success.

Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Financial Aid Options

Federal; State; Private


This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.


This provider does not offer job placement services to its students.

Contact Information

Contact Person:
Loea Akiona, Career Services, Student Affairs

91-1001 Farrington Highway
Kapolei, HI 96707

(808) 689-2676

(808) 689-2691



ETP Approval Dates

Last Approved On: December 6, 2013
Valid Through: June 30, 2016