Food Service Management – Institutional
Hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation facilities. All of these institutions must provide for food service that meets the nutritional needs of their patients. It’s a big, but rewarding job. If you have an interest in helping people and managing large-scale food service operations, the OCC Food Service Management programs can help you become a dietetic service supervisor or food service manager, directing menu planning, food purchasing, food production, financial management and more. This OCC Career Advantage program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education of the American Dietetics Association and will qualify you to take the national certification exam. Food service managers in California earn a median income of $46,849. Gain the knowledge and expertise you need to manage and supervise food service and help improve the health and well-being of others. Read on to learn more.
A sampling of courses for these careers
Quantity Foods Preparation
Health Care Field Experience
Sanitation and Safety
Careers in Dietetics/Food Science
Did you know?
Meeting planners and food service and lodging managers can earn more than $47,000 per year, on average, while median earnings for a hotel’s catering director top more than $70,000, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Complete one of our certificate programs, and you’ll be well-prepared to enter a career in food service management.
In less than 2 years
you can earn:
Certificate of Achievement
Build on your certificate
of achievement with a:
Certificate of Specialization
Or earn your
in under 4 years
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Other Programs That Might Interest You
Explore our three certificate programs that prepare you for careers in catering or restaurant supervision
Choose from three programs to get your start in the field of nutrition
Complete one of our four certificate programs to launch a career in culinary arts or build on your skills
Did you know?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who have a certificate as
their highest level of education earned, on average, 20 percent more than
those whose highest education level is a high school diploma.
Jordan Clark, M.S.
Career Technical Education & Career Services Outreach Specialist
Katie Ottoson, M.S.
Counselor, CTE and
Counselor, Hospitality Programs