Culinary Institute: Review & Facts

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Culinary Institute is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 385 students enrolled. This school was established in 1998 and is one of the 56 schools and colleges located in Houston, Texas.

Academic Offerings

At Culinary Institute you can receive your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Culinary Institute follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 3 majors. The most popular concentration is Culinary. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other colleges.

It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
Culinary Institute student retention rate is high at 85% (well above Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Culinary Institute is average: 68%. Nearly 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Culinary Institute is good: 8:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are slightly high, $13,300 per year. The additional fees at Culinary Institute not covered by tuition are around $4,600; which totals $17,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Culinary Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
Culinary Institute will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Culinary Institute is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Culinary Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (713) 358-5092 or check Culinary Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services

Culinary Institute provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Culinary Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Culinary Institute.

Based on the college crime numbers, Culinary Institute seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Culinary Institute Location and Maps

Post Address: Culinary Institute, 7070 Allensby, Houston, Texas 77022-4322, USA
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