CASA Culinary Schools in Decatur, GA

Get the Kitchen Experience You Need from CASA in Decatur

Are you someone who has a passion for the culinary arts and wants to be trained by professionals? If so, then Chef Apprentice School of the Arts is for you. Our accelerated program offers a unique opportunity to learn in a real-world kitchen setting while being mentored by professional chefs. We understand that tuition can be expensive and that is why we offer debt-busting tuition rates.

At Chef Apprentice School of the Arts, our focus is on real-world practical experience. Instead of being confined within a classroom kitchen and relying on outdated textbooks, we’ll place you in an actual commercial kitchen and pair you with an experienced chef mentor. Your mentor will guide you through prepping food, creating culinary masterpieces, and preparing for working hours in the kitchen. Not only will this provide invaluable experience as a student, but it will also give you connections that can help launch your career once you have completed our program.

Learn From Inside the Industry

The restaurant industry is currently experiencing a shortage of skilled kitchen staff, which means that restaurants are on the hunt for talented cooks and chefs. Our mentors are seasoned veterans in the industry and have recognized this shortage, which is why they are committed to mentoring and training individuals who are passionate about cooking. And once you complete our program, our job placement rate is incredible for those who have proven themselves.

And what better place to learn than Decatur? A quick 20-minute drive to the East of Atlanta opens a broad, multi-faceted dining experience featuring tastes from around the world as well as comfy down-home food that you grew up on. You don’t have to compete with the hustle and bustle of the ATL to enjoy–and learn about–the very best that Georgia has to offer. Want to be part of this food scene? Apply today!



1371 Clairmont Road
Decatur, GA 30033

(404) 982-4698


If you’ve ever dreamed of embarking on a culinary career, you know the familiar sting of sticker shock that comes with traditional culinary school tuition prices. With costs ranging from $30,000 to six figures, it can be daunting to take on that kind of student loan debt with no guarantee of real work experience or professional connections. That’s where CASA’s apprenticeship/externship-based program shines – not only can you gain valuable skills and experience in the culinary world, but it’s all offered for less than $15,000 with no hidden fees.

We believe in personalized education, which is why we offer a one-on-one, fully immersive program that caters to your specific needs and preferences. In just 6 months, you will gain all the knowledge and skills required to excel in the culinary arts without incurring a mountain of debt.

We can certainly set you up for success, even if we can’t guarantee you a job after the program. CASA offers one year of job placement assistance to all our students–we take pride in our reputation and connections within the industry, which allows us to connect our students with real-world opportunities. Our success stories speak for themselves, as many of our graduates have found employment with their mentors or through solid recommendations from our network.

Start your culinary journey and become the chef you’ve dreamed of!

You will be mentored by an expert chef and gain real-world experience in an actual kitchen. Professional chefs have never been in such high demand and our job placement is unmatched in the industry.

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All this for well under what most culinary schools charge in tuition we are committed to keeping you out of insurmountable debt.

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Entering the culinary arts world loaded down in debt can seriously thwart your future success. CASA’s curriculum-backed, on-the-job training is time-efficient and cost-efficient.

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