Culinary Institute of America: Review & Facts

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Culinary Institute of America is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,860 students enrolled. This school was established in 1946 and is the only school located in Hyde Park, New York.

Academic Offerings

Culinary Institute of America will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Culinary Institute of America follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Culinary Institute of America is excellent at 99% (well above New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
The graduation rate at Culinary Institute of America is very good - 88%.

Student to faculty ratio at Culinary Institute of America is reasonably decent, 18:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are very high - $28,000 per year. The additional fees at Culinary Institute of America not covered by tuition are roughly $1,400; which comes to $29,400 a year.

Read the details about Culinary Institute of America 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

According to government data, 1,431 applications were submitted and 1,319 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, 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.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Culinary Institute of America is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Culinary Institute of America and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (845) 452-9600 or check Culinary Institute of America Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Culinary Institute of America offers study abroad programs.

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

Culinary Institute of America provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,800 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, roughly $7,600 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Culinary Institute of America seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Culinary Institute of America Location and Maps

Post Address: Culinary Institute of America, 1946 Campus Drive, Hyde Park, New York 12538-1499, USA
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