Awards and Recognition

Accredited Colleges in Oklahoma

Platt College’s Culinary Institute is proud to offer education for aspiring chefs. At Platt, students learn from experienced professional instructors who know how to succeed in the competitive food industry. From basic to advanced skills, our culinary training covers it all. Contact us today to see why Platt College’s Culinary Institute is just the place to begin your career in cooking.

Platt College strives to provide you with excellence in everything that we do. Please take a moment to look at some of the award and recognitions our accredited colleges in Oklahoma have earned over the years.


  • Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator for Foundations at Platt Tulsa
  • School of Distinction – ACCSC (our accrediting commission)
  • ACF Accredited (American Culinary Federation)

Oklahoma City Central

  • School of Excellence 2011 from ACCSC

Oklahoma City/Moore

Our Platt-Moore students just attended a Food Show and ACF competition event in OKC! Check out all of the awards our students brought home!

Student Division

Pastry Arts (PM)

  • Stephen Imhoff (Extern) – Bronze Medal (Centerpiece – Chocolate)
  • Dawn Von Tress – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Sarah Taylor – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Vicki Fuller – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Rachel Glover – Participation Certificate (Three-tier Wedding Cake)

Pastry Arts (AM)

  • Mandy Goforth (Extern) – Gold Medal, 1st Place (Celebration Cake)
  • Paulette Caguioa – Silver Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Karli Simmons (Extern) – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Jusdena Ditch (Extern) – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Hoi So – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Brandi Beller – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Jonathan Mares – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Tony Guerra – Bronze Medal (Celebration Cake)
  • Mallory Hogard – (Extern) Participation Certificate (Pastry Platter)

Professional Division

  • Nicole Bonovolanta – Silver Medal, 3rd Place (Three-tier Wedding Cake)
  • Gene Leiterman – Silver Medal (Centerpiece – Chocolate)
  • Leslie Davis – Bronze Medal (Petit Fors & Bon Bons)
  • Shelli Cooper – Participation Certificate (Celebration Cake)
  • Emily Walsh – Participation Certificate (Cold Appetizer)

Oklahoma City Central

  • School of Excellence 2011 from ACCSC

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