The Culinary Institute of America

Top Trending Careers


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 Spring Grants Available

Think spring at the CIA and get started on the culinary career of your dreams! Find out how you can qualify for a valuable 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.