The Certificate of Technical Studies in Kitchen & Bath Design program at Delgado Community College has achieved full accredited status from the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA).
The Certificate of Technical Studies in Kitchen & Bath Design program prepares students for entry-level and advanced positions in the kitchen and bath design industry. The program provides students with the knowledge, skills and attributes necessary for working in this specialized design area.
NKBA Accreditation serves the professional needs of the industry and ensures consistent, quality education for students who want to become kitchen or bath professionals. The NKBA currently recognizes over 55 schools in North America whose kitchen and bath curriculum meet the educational standards established by the NKBA.
Each student in the Certificate of Technical Studies in Kitchen & Bath Design program at Delgado must complete classroom work and monitored internships which will enhance and extend the classroom experiences and make certain that they meet the NKBA’s required student competencies. Programs accredited by the National Kitchen & Bath Association must have an NKBA certified advisor or faculty member.
About the National Kitchen & Bath Association
The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) is a nonprofit trade association that owns the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. With 60,000+ members, the NKBA has educated and led the kitchen and bath industry since its founding in 1963. The mission of the NKBA is to enhance member success and excellence, promote professionalism and ethical business practices, and provide leadership and direction for the kitchen and bath industry worldwide. For more information, visit NKBA.org.
About Delgado Community College
Founded in 1921, Delgado has the highest enrollment among all colleges and universities in New Orleans, and the second highest in Louisiana. Fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Delgado provides students with the most comprehensive array of education and training services available in the Greater New Orleans 10-parish region. Additionally, Delgado has articulation agreements with most of the state’s four-year colleges and universities that allow students to smoothly transfer their Delgado credits to bachelor’s degree programs. As well as offering associate’s degrees and transferable college credits, Delgado provides diplomas and certificates in many professional and technical areas. Some of Delgado’s largest programs are nursing, business and management, accounting, radiologic technology, criminal justice, computer information technology, culinary arts, teaching grades 1-5 and automotive repair. Workforce development is a priority at Delgado, hence the college’s well-known motto: “Education That Works.”