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Ignite your culinary passion. Online. On your schedule.

Elevate your culinary skills from your own kitchen with the experts at Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute. Courses available from $49 to $299.

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Nourish your knowledge at your own pace

The online-only courses from Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute are designed to work with your schedule. Take your culinary passion to the next level with this ACFEF-approved program.

Courses to help you master your culinary craft from home

Enhance your culinary skills with our rich, interactive curriculum. Enjoy hands-on learning with expert chef guidance, including a live chat option, and receive graded feedback on what you create. Mix and match courses with the expert chefs at Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute to become the chef you’ve always wanted to be.

Culinary courses to fit your budget



Courses available



Cost per 55-hour course



Purchase all six courses in the
series and save nearly $300

Professional Cooking Fundamentals

Learn the fundamentals of professional cuisine preparation and kitchen organization.

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Foundations of Cuisine

Explore the foundations of cooking regional and national dishes and what makes them unique.

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Cooking Methods

Sharpen your understanding of basic cooking principles.

Get cooking

Cooking Meat, Fish, Poultry & Plant-Based Proteins

Dive into the culinary world of animal- and plant-based proteins. Practice preparations of beef, lamb, chicken, fish and plant-based dishes.

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Culinary Nutrition & Wellness

Examine the basics of culinary nutrition, including its application in food preparation, menu planning and a healthy lifestyle.

Cook for wellness

Basics of Baking & Pastry

Immerse yourself in the basics of baking by learning to create such delights as quick breads, custards, soufflés and chocolate.

Start baking

Bundle and save

Master your culinary skills and save nearly $300 when you bundle all six courses for a total of $1,500.

Sign up for all six courses

Whet your appetite with bite-sized courses

Not ready for a full course? Begin with bite-sized courses that fit your schedule and budget! Refine your skills with feedback from expert chefs.

Culinary courses to fit your budget and busy schedule



Bite-sized courses available


$49 | $79

Cost per 2- or 4-hour course

Knife Skills Boot Camp

Learn the fundamentals of selecting, handling and using a knife with confidence.

Sharpen your skills

Cooking on a Budget

Reinvigorate your favorite dishes without breaking the bank by focusing on flavor, versatility, easy storage and reheating.

Dig in

A Plant-Based Celebration

Dress up your winter celebrations with vibrant and flavorful vegetarian offerings.

Get ready to party!

A high-quality culinary education

Feel confident knowing that Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute is a high-quality culinary education. Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute is recognized by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) as an Approved Program.

The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for six of Sur La Table Online Culinary Institute's courses.

*ACE CREDIT recommendation applicable to 55-hour courses only.