The Culinary Institute of America

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Check out this free guide that spotlights the hottest culinary career tracks and our alumni who are working in these diverse and amazing jobs.

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Valuable Grants Available

Start planning for 2015. Get started on the culinary career of your dreams with the help of a CIA seasonal grant.

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Take a Virtual Tour of the CIA Campus

It's the next best thing to being there! Enjoy a virtual tour of our New York campus and discover everything the CIA has to offer in this up-close, interactive look at the college.

Six Keys to Choosing a Culinary College

What's the Best College For You?

Find out what makes a culinary college outstanding, and see how the CIA stacks up.

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CIA Alumni Do it All

Our 46,000-strong network of alumni can testify to the exceptional value of a CIA education.