Overlooking the Hudson River, the CIA’s main campus in Hyde Park, NY, is one of the best incubators in the world for leading culinary professionals. Our students, faculty, and staff share a deep passion for all things food. In addition, we’re only a short drive from New York City—home to some of the world’s most renowned restaurants, theaters, hotels, chefs, and other culinary and hospitality venues.
At the CIA’s Hyde Park campus, we offer:
Our 150+ faculty members include top chefs, food executive, restaurant owners, master sommeliers, and more.
High school students—join us to find out more about food careers and the CIA at a very special event that features a stop at CIA Career Fair, a chance to talk with successful CIA graduates, a campus tour, and more!
At the center of our 170-acre campus is Roth Hall, an early 20th-century brick structure that was once a Jesuit seminary. Nearby are:
There is no better way to learn about the CIA than by visiting our Hyde Park campus. Take a tour led by CIA students. Hear from them firsthand about the career opportunities that await you—they’ll make you a believer.
And of course, if you’re going to visit CIA’s Hyde Park campus, grab a bite at one of our student-staffed, public-facing restaurants that serve more than 330,000 customers annually—the American Bounty Restaurant, The Bocuse Restaurant, Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici, and the Apple Pie Bakery Café.
Reservations are suggested for each of our award-winning restaurants except the Apple Pie Bakery Café.
American Bounty Restaurant Discover Inspired Foods of the Americas
The Bocuse Restaurant Creative New Interpretations of French Classics
Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici Italy’s Authentic Flavors in a Magnificent Tuscan Villa Setting
Apple Pie Bakery Café Sumptuous Baked Goods and Café Cuisine