The Culinary Institute of America is unlike any other college. We are the only accredited, not-for-profit college where everything is related to food and hospitality.
#OnlyAtCIA…do you receive unparalleled hands-on and experiential learning along with the management, science, and liberal arts education that puts you in position to become a leader and influencer in the food world.
#OnlyAtCIA…does everyone who’s anyone in the food world come to you. Students get an opportunity to meet world-renowned chefs, restaurateurs, culinary scientists, authors, and more, who visit classes, give lectures and demonstrations, and speak at graduation ceremonies.
#OnlyAtCIA…do you get the full college experience, with dozens of student clubs, year-round activities, intercollegiate and intramural athletics.
#OnlyAtCIA…do recruiters from restaurants and organizations throughout the food and hospitality business come to our campuses throughout the year to actively recruit students and recent graduates for leadership-track positions.