Business & Hospitality


Do you see yourself starting or working in a business or does food or travel excite you?

Culinary Arts provides students with a complete and versatile background in the food industry.  Business Management offers great foundational knowledge for students looking to get to work or transfer to a four-year institution.

About Our Business & Hospitality Pathway

Do you want to start your own business, or work in food, customer service, or travel? EMCC’s Business and Culinary Arts programs can provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to ensure your future success.

What training and programs are available?

EMCC is a leader in delivering short-term training courses that provide learners with opportunities to earn digital badges. When a business approaches us with a need, we’re ready to respond.

Click here to see the badges offered by our Culinary Arts Program

Visit our non-credit and continuing education opportunities, like our Culinary Bootcamp, to find the perfect training opportunity!

Associate Degrees & Certificates

EMCC’s associate degrees and certificates prepare students for immediate employment or to transfer to a number of four-year institutions. EMCC is the right choice if you are looking for a low-cost, quality education that will lead to a bright future.


92% of EMCC graduates get a job or continue their education within 3 months of graduation.

EMCC graduates have started their careers at top-notch employers such as:

  • Bangor Savings Bank
  • Cross Insurance
  • Darling’s Ford Volkswagon
  • Eastern Maine Community College
  • Husson University
  • Northern Light – Eastern Maine Medical Center
  • Quirk Auto Park
  • Machias Savings Bank


EMCC graduates have used our transfer agreements to continue their education at:

  • Husson University
  • Maine Maritime Academy
  • Thomas College
  • University of Maine
  • University of Maine at Augusta
  • University of Maine at Farmington
  • University of Maine at Machias
  • University of Maine at Presque Isle
  • University of Southern Maine

EMCC is…


At just $96 per credit hour, and EMCC education is the best investment you’ll ever make.


EMCC cares about your success. If you need support, we offer a wide-range of services free of charge!


You’re not just a number at EMCC. Our faculty and staff will get to know you, and you’ll have an abundance of opportunities to meet new people who will become lifelong friends.


You’ll learn by doing at EMCC. Our well-equipped labs and shops are the perfect places to hone the skills you’ll need for your chosen profession.


Located just a minute’s drive from I-95, we’re easy to get to from almost anywhere


EMCC offers some programs and courses online and general education courses are available at various times throughout the week.