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  • Enrollment Schedule

    Convenient Entry Dates—Get on Your Way to Success

    Starting your culinary college search process? Let us help! As you’re considering your education options, be sure to find out about The Culinary Institute of America, the proven path to an exciting food career.

    Check Out the CIA Enrollment Schedules!

    You can apply for your program up to 18 months in advance of your intended enrollment. The CIA offers three entry dates a year for our undergraduate degree programs, and one per year for our master’s degree and certificate programs, so you can enroll when it’s most convenient for you.

    Ready to start right away? We can help you through the application process quickly!

    Now accepting applications for:

    September 10, 2019
    January 6, 2020
    April 28, 2020
    September 8, 2020
    Now accepting applications for:

    September 10, 2019
    September 8, 2020
    Now accepting applications for:

    September 10, 2019
    September 8, 2020

    Carefully review our “How to Apply” page or call 1-800-CULINARY if you have any questions.

    Learn more about the CIA’s associate degree, bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, and certificate programs.

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    Admissions Office
    1946 Campus Drive
    Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
    Phone: 1-800-CULINARY
    Alt. Phone: 845-452-9430
    Fax: 845-451-1068