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Capitalizing on Columbus’ strengths as a forward-thinking city, we continue to “Live Forward” to help rebuild Columbus’ economy and support the local community during the COVID-19 crisis. Though many events have been cancelled, Ohio has slowly begun the process to reopen doctor’s offices, retail shops, restaurants and bars, salons and general businesses if the proper guidelines are followed. Attractions throughout Columbus remain closed and the Governor has continued the stay-at-home order with those business exceptions.

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Columbus City Schools

Offers full-day career-technical courses in a number of business, information technology, culinary, cosmetology, education, engineering and manufacturing, and public safety programs, all to prepare students for jobs in the community and the world.

Columbus Downtown High School Career-Technical Education Course


Columbus State Community College

Among the nation’s top destinations for an education in hospitality management and culinary arts for more than 40 years. The college has propelled graduates to extraordinary careers in restaurants, hotels, resorts, community health programs and nearly every corner of the hospitality, tourism and food and nutrition industries.

Hospitality Management & Culinary Arts

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The Ohio State University 

Learn from respected faculty and industry-leading professionals from Central Ohio's top hospitality brands. Students also put their skills to work through comprehensive in-class training and real-world opportunities. It's an experience unlike any other.

Hospitality Management