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Effective January 1, 2014:

Please be advised: In order to ensure that individuals who have completed any Culinary Arts training programs through the Center for Economic and Workforce Development** are as prepared as possible to succeed upon enrollment into the Culinary Arts program under Kingsborough Community College's Department of Tourism and Hospitality, the following policy is in place:

For CA1 (Culinary Arts Skills) only:

*Students who earn an A or A- in CA1 will receive credit for this course.
*Students who earn a B or B+ in CA1 will be required to take a placement test before credits are awarded for CA1
*Students who earn a grade of B and above in CA1 more than 12 months before enrolling at KCC are required to take a placement test to determine if banked credits can be applied towards the Culinary Arts Program for CA1.
*Students who earn less than a B in CA1 are not eligible to bank credits for CA1 and will take the course again if they are accepted into, and enroll in the Culinary Arts degree program.

1) Students who do poorly in CA1 advance to CA2 with a weak foundation, and face challenges throughout their training.
2) Mastering CA1 is critical to success in the degree program, and in the Culinary industry
3) Taking CA1 again as a degree student presents an opportunity to become integrated as part of an incoming cohort of Culinary Arts students
4) Taking CA1 again as a degree student presents an opportunity to learn core skills from another chef's perspective
5) Degree students are not granted this opportunity as financial aid restricts Culinary students from re-taking CA1

**Programs include but are not limited to Project Rise, CUNY CareerPATH, Northeast Resiliency Consortium, Project Welcome, Coney Island Project Welcome, CUNY Young Adult Program.

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