Affordable Tuition

At the end of the day, we know you’re asking yourself, “How much?”. Affordable Tuition has always been a focus for the Culinary Arts School of Ontario.
Our students come from all walks of life with various social and economics backgrounds. Having an affordable “ONE tuition ONE fee” approach for all students whether Domestic or International is just simply part of the culture at our institution.

Our tuition fees can be found on the  Service Ontario Website, as well as below. If you have any questions, please get in touch with our Registrar , who will be happy to help!

 

Program Weeks Hours Tuition Books Other Fees
Culinary Arts Diploma 23 360 $6,550 $230 $1,040
Culinary Management Diploma 23 360 $6,550 $145 $840
Professional Chef 54 1160 $13,950 $375 $1,880
 Sous Chef 37 675 $7,950 $230 $1,040

Culinary Schools Compared

One of the cornerstones of our school is “Affordable Culinary Education”. Going to culinary school should be affordable and aligned to the market expectation of personal earnings. Below, you’ll find a comparison chart, outlining some other Provincial Culinary Schools with similar programs. Compare for yourself, here

Culinary Arts Diploma Program

Chef School A Toronto Career College A Stratford Career College An Ottawa Career College
Program Name Cul Arts Cook Basic Cul Arts Cuisine de Basic
Program Duration (Hours) 360 300 604 207
Program Duration (Weeks) 23 15 16 11
Tuition Cost $6,550 $7,245 $10,100 $8,002
Book & Other Fees $1,270 $2,350 $1,100 $1,900
Total Tuition & Fees $7,820 $9,595 $11,200 $9,902
Total Fee Breakdown
Hourly $21.72 $31.98 $18.54 $47.84
Weekly $340.00 $639.67 $700.00 $900.18

Sous Chef Diploma Program

Chef School A Toronto Career College A Stratford Career College An Ottawa Career College
Program Name Sous Chef Specialist Chef N/A Diplome de Cuisine
Program Duration (Hours) 675 380 213
Program Duration (Weeks) 37 19 11
Tuition Cost $7,950 $9,990 $25,812
Book & Other Fees $1,270 $3,045 $2,100
Total Tuition & Fees $9,220 $17,950 $27,912
Total Fee Breakdown
Hourly $13.66 $29.92 $43.82
Weekly $249.19 $460.26 $754.38

Professional Chef Diploma Program

Chef School A Toronto Career College A Stratford Career College An Ottawa Career College
Program Name Pro Chef Chef de Cuisine N/A Le Grand Diplome
Program Duration (Hours) 1160 600 1096
Program Duration (Weeks) 54 30 37
Tuition Cost $13,950 $14,490 $48,094
Book & Other Fees $2,110 $3,460 $2,250
Total Tuition & Fees $16,060 $17,950 $50,344
Total Fee Breakdown
Hourly $13.84 $29.92 $45.93
Weekly $297.41 $598.33 $1,360.65

Chef School Tuition Payment Options

Everyone’s financial situation is different, but that doesn’t mean a great culinary education is out of reach.  Our admissions office will be happy to help you find the most suitable solution based on your needs and resources. You’ll find the most up to date financing and CAS tuition support services available below, if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Common Tuition Payment Options
Human Resources Development Canada

Professional Student Materials

Student materials are available for purchase through the Culinaria Chef Store or may be purchased through other retailers where available. Click here to view the Student Material Requirements.

Please Note: All fees are the same for both Domestic and International Students. Book costs and other costs are estimated.  Tuition subject to change, please contact us for the most up to date tuition information.

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