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The HVCC Culinary Arts Academy is a part of the HVCC Educational Institute work study program. HVCC Educational Institute utilizes a group of College and University programs to provide this training. HVCC Educational Institute also has full facilities at it Barrack Campus for large Food Services and Catering Services training. 

​Over 90% of students entering in to this program are employed by HVCC Family of Companies. 


Each student works part time in our facilities and attends class part of the day and evening. The program can lead to a full scholarship at a major culinary institute such as the Culinary Institute of America. 


The Culinary Academy is located in Johnstown, PA. Our Academy houses a complete training facility with class rooms, multiple chef quality kitchens, bakeries, management offices. Also located in the Culinary Academy is the main dining facility for the students on campus.  The Culinary Academy provides all food service on the campus both for students, staff and guests.  The Culinary Academy in Johnstown PA can house one hundred students under our Program. The facility has multiple dining rooms and rooms for banquets for up to 400 people. The students will attend classes, as have practical experience working on major catering projects and will have full access to the other programs available to our Culinary Academy Students on our main campus.