• Find out about how GI bill veteran benefits at the CIA can be used to build your culinary career
  • GI Bill Benefits

    Financing Your CIA Culinary Education

    As a veteran, you can use the Post-9/11 GI Bill® to help finance your CIA education. Be sure to learn all about:

    More information is available at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

    Support for Dependents

    The transfer of benefits option under the Post-9/11 GI Bill allows you to transfer all or some unused benefits to your spouse or children. More detailed information can be found online.

    Additional support:

    • The eBenefits portal is a central location for veterans, service members, and their families to learn about and manage their benefits and personal information. It offers a personalized workspace that provides quick access where you can apply for benefits, download your DD 214, view benefits status, and access other information as needed.
    • The Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is prescribed by geographic duty location, pay grade, and dependency status. Housing Allowance (MHA) payments you receive for the Post-9/11 GI Bill are based on the military’s BAH rates for an E-5 with dependents.
  • Veterans, watch Financial Aid TV to get video answers on CIA aid
  • The CIA Participates in Veteran Education Programs


    We’re a Military Friendly® School!

    Military Friendly® Schools.This designation signals that CIA is one of a select few colleges setting the standard for higher education institutions to provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses. The college is also proud to be a DoD MOU signed institution.


    The VA’s Principles of Excellence program:

    U.S. Department of Veterans AffairsThe CIA gladly provides accepted veteran students a personal summary of all education costs, financial aid, and more. Get details from the VA’s website >


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