Application Process

Congrats on taking the next step in pursuing your culinary education with CulinaryLab Cooking School!​

We have an easy-to-follow three-step application process outlined below. Feel free to reach out with any questions you may have along the way. We’re here to help. Connect with us at 714.486.4406 or

Step 1:

Step 2:
Q & A

Step 3:
Interview + Testing

Step 1: Application

We’d like to learn more about YOU! So first off, you’ll complete our brief application and then submit it electronically.

1. Download editable PDF here

2. Save to your computer

3. Fill out app and save

4. Send it (You can sign it later):

Step 2: Q & A

Next, we want to be sure we understand your education and career goals before you come in for your interview, so for this step, you’ll answer a handful of simple questions which should take you about 10-20 minutes to complete.

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Step 3: Interview + Testing

And finally, you’ll interview with the Director of Education. To schedule a Chef Interview, please contact your Admissions Manager. If you do not yet have an Admissions Manager, schedule a tour now.

If you are accepted, you will be required to pass a math and reading assessment. Click here to access our PRACTICE TESTS.