Associate in Applied Science in Baking and Pastry Arts

Newbury College

Program Description

Associate in Applied Science in Baking and Pastry Arts

Newbury College

Student Learning Outcomes:

Graduates should be able to:
  • demonstrate knowledge of production and plating methods for a variety of baked goods, desserts, and confectionaries.
  • demonstrate the principles of proper sanitation and hygiene methods and the safe and proper use of a variety of tools and equipment used in professional baking.
  • demonstrate the skills for problem solving, decision making and critical thinking used in the operation of a baking or pastry operation.
  • demonstrate effective communication skills needed to work as a team member.
  • demonstrate an understanding of social responsibility, both local and global, as it relates to the baking and pastry industry.
  • demonstrate the ability to conform to professional standards as they relate to good business ethics .

Recommended Course Sequencing


  • EN 105 Advanced English Composition
  • CU 100 Culinary Concepts & World Flavors
  • CU 104 Bakeshop I: Breads and Rolls
  • CU 106 Bakeshop II: Desserts
  • CU 107 Fundamental Cooking Skills I
  • CU 108 Fundamental Cooking Skills II
  • CU 209 Artisan Bread Baking
  • MH 103 Integrated Algebra (4 credits)
  • Arts & Science Elective
  • Elective


  • CU 299 Culinary Arts Internship


  • CU 109 Nutrition
  • CU 206 Classical/Contemporary Pastries
  • CU 208 Professional Dining Room
  • CU 215 Chocolate/Sugar Confectionery
  • CU 223 Cake Artistry
  • CU 228 Bakery Operations
  • EN 206 Introduction to Literature
  • Arts & Science Elective
  • Humanities OR Psychology OR Social Science Electives (2)

Total Credits Required for Graduation : 64

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated June 13, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
Start Date
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Sept. 2017
2 years
Part time
Full time
USA - Brookline, Massachusetts
Start date: Sept. 2017
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Sept. 2017
USA - Brookline, Massachusetts
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Price $30128 / year full-time