• CIA Tuition and Financial Aid

    How can I pay for culinary college?

    We’re committed to making your CIA education as affordable as possible. Our costs are comparable to other private colleges and, better still, approximately 92% of our students receive some form of financial aid.

    92% of CIA students receive scholarships and financial aid.

    Don’t let applying for financial aid keep you from going to the world’s premier culinary college. Our Student Financial & Registration Services (SFRS) advisors are here to help. They’ll work with you to navigate through the financial aid process and make an affordable investment in your future career.

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  • Start Your FAFSA Today!

    Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step toward getting federal financial aid for college tuition. Here is a series of short, step-by-step videos to guide you through the FAFSA process >

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    Apply for Financial Aid for CIA culinary school in 4 Easy Steps

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    Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
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    Spotlight On: Sarah Lubitz '16Associate Degree in Culinary Arts

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