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    CIA Master’s Degree and Certificate Programs

  • Accelerate Your Career

    Isn’t it time to build on your bachelor’s degree and increase your professional prospects? A master’s degree or certificate from the CIA, along with our vast and influential industry network, will make all the difference in your career. Study food business online, or learn wine management or culinary arts hands-on in the heart of the incredible Napa Valley.


    Master’s in Food Business—Online

    Master’s in Food Business—Online

    Develop the mindset, skill set, and tool set to launch your own food business or advance the company you work for, in this online graduate degree program pairing high-end business education with a food focus found only at the CIA.



    Master’s in Wine Management

    Master’s in Wine Management

    Master the entire lifecycle of the bottle in this unique program that explores the interplay between wine and food and includes the study of distilled spirits and other beverages as well, all in the ideal setting—the world-famous Napa Valley.



    Accelerated Culinary Arts Certificate Program

    Accelerated Culinary Arts Certificate Program

    Discover what goes on inside professional kitchens as you use new cooking techniques, fresh ingredients, and the latest technology—helping you gain the specialized skills you need to advance your career in the food world.



  • Robert Bath, CIA Professor—Wine and Beverage Studies, California campus.

    Faculty Spotlight

    Robert Bath
    Professor—Wine and Beverage Studies
    Master Sommelier Robert Bath has spent more than 30 years in the wine and food industry, managing high-profile, wine-oriented restaurants; working with high-profile California wineries; and teaching thousands around the world about wine.
    Dr. Robert J. Johnson, Jr., CIA Professor—Liberal Arts

    Faculty Spotlight

    Dr. Robert J. Johnson, Jr.
    Professor—Liberal Arts
    Education:
    PhD, in history from The City University of New York's Graduate School and University Center
  • Food is big business, and you won’t find business education anywhere as food-focused as the CIA’s.
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