Kendall College

Kendall is part of Laureate International Universities, a network of more than 80 campus-based and online universities offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 1,000,000 students around the world. Our students are part of an international, academic community that spans 28 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Students from more than 80 countries have enrolled at Kendall and more than 1,200 students participate in Kendall Culinary Certificate programs at 19 affiliate campuses throughout the world! With these connections, a global perspective is incorporated into the Kendall experience, giving our students a competitive edge in the workforce.

Kendall College cultivates students’ passions into rewarding professions through exemplary service and rigorous learning experiences in the classroom, local communities and the world.


Kendall College Values:

Quality: We fully embrace the quality concepts of institutional effectiveness and continuous improvement, especially for the learning outcomes for students, and teaching quality of the faculty.

Service: We believe all our constituencies including students, alumni, advisory boards, clients, Laureate partners, international partners, staff and faculty deserve the highest level of service from every department.

Community: Being a member of the Kendall Community means exhibiting high levels of engagement, the commitment to make a contribution and accepting the charge to both be accountable and to hold others accountable.

Financial Sustainability: We are committed to making thoughtful, data-based decisions in support of our Mission while continually reviewing our academic products and services to ensure their fiscal viability.


Kendall College Awards and Rankings

Kendall College is No. 1 in Chicago!

The accomplishments of students, alumni and faculty have helped Kendall College become number one in Chicago’s and one of the most respected institutions of higher education in the nation. Chicago leading hotels and Michelin Guide Restaurants rank Kendall College the number one program in Chicago for preparing students for careers in the culinary arts and hospitality industries.


Culinary Arts Degrees

PPC-Tile-BP1The overall economic impact of the restaurant industry is estimated at $1.8 trillion, and the culinary field is expected to add 1.3 million jobs over the next decade.* A degree from Kendall will enhance your career opportunities and give you a competitive advantage in your job search after graduation. In fact, 96% of our June 2014 culinary arts graduates reported employment within 6 months!

Our deep industry ties give you exposure to some of the best culinary minds of today. You’ll learn from restaurant owners, master chefs and published authors that will expand your experiences outside the classroom.


Kendall College for your study

At Kendall College , we offer a wide range of program and degree in Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management and Business program.

Kendall College, founded in 1934, located in the heart of Chicago, offers Bachelor of Arts degree in business, culinary arts and hospitality management.

Kendall College is focused on helping students turn their passions into careers they’ll love. The curriculum of Kendall College combines strong academics with practical experience and international educational opportunities that help give graduates the skills and expertise to be leaders in their professions.