The French Pastry School

L'Art du Gâteau, 10-Week Professional Certificate Program

Start Date End Date Tuition
Feb 18, 2019 Apr 26, 2019 $12,160
Sep 23, 2019 Nov 27, 2019 $12,160

Cake Program (L’Art du Gâteau)

Starting in 2019, the full-time programs at The French Pastry School will be offered in partnership with Robert Morris University Illinois.  FPS will no longer be associated with City Colleges of Chicago after January 15, 2019.

This all-inclusive, 10-week, professional Cake Program (L'Art du Gâteau) is a custom-designed, hands-on certificate program that specializes in the art of cake baking and decorating.  It involves all aspects of the creation of wedding, celebration, and specialty cakes.  Classes include cake design, recipe creation, buttercreams and fondant, and elaborate decorating techniques.  

To learn more, please click on any syllabus link below for complete course details and more images.  


Principals of Gateau

Buttercream Decorating Techniques

Celebration Cakes

Gumpaste, Piping, and Fondant

Cake Baking and Construction

Airbrushing and Mold Making

Sculpted Cakes

Capstone Course

 
   

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To learn more, please click on any syllabus link below for complete course details and more images.