Transfer Students: Welcome to Your New College!

  • Continue Your College Journey at the CIA!

    Transfer to the CIA and use your previous college experiences to pursue a career in the food industry. Our CIA Credit Transfer Policy allows you to apply relevant credits earned, life achievements, and select exam results toward your degree. Our admissions staff is here to ensure a smooth transition to the CIA.

    The Transfer Advantage

    When you transfer to the CIA from another college, you’re ready to:

    Who Can Transfer to the CIA?

    • Community college students
    • College graduates
    • AP, CLEP, or DSST exam takers
    • Adults with life experience

    So What Credits Will Transfer?

    Learn more about what qualifies on our Transfer Credit Policy page. If you have any questions, please contact transfercredits@culinary.edu.

  • Learn about CIA Transfer Tuesdays for adult college students


  • Did You Know? The CIA Offers Year-Round Entry Dates.
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