1946 Campus Drive Hyde Park, NY 12538 845-452-9430
http://www.ciachef.edu/ admissions@culinary.edu
About Culinary Institute of America
  • Year of Foundation 1946
  • Size of Campus 170 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Continuos
  • Undergraduate Population 2,757
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines Fafsa
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 21,280
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No.
The Culinary Institute of America is widely recognized as the world's premier culinary college, with an industry-wide reputation for excellence and more than 44,000 alumni serving their professions as living testament to the quality of a CIA education. The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) is a private, not-for-profit college dedicated to providing the world's best professional culinary education. Excellence, leadership, professionalism, ethics, and respect for diversity are the core values that guide our efforts. We teach our students the general knowledge and specific skills necessary to live successful lives and to grow into positions of influence and leadership in their chosen profession.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Eta Sigma Delta
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Culinary Christian Fellowship; Jewish Culture Club;
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Oye Me; Alliance; Black Culinarian Society; Global Culinary Society (International)
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Casino Night, Chowder Cook Off, the Fall Festival, the Deep Freeze winter program, Hypnosis Night, the Outdoor Movie Program, Movie Night at the Pool, and Fourth of July BBQ.
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Newburgh, NY (25), New York City (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Poughkeepsie, NY (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Poughkeepsie, NY (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 20
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 25%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 56%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 18%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 73,630
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 280
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 30
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Abigail Kirsch Culinary Productions, The Breakers at Palm Beach, The Broadmoor, Clipper Cruise Lines, The Four Seasons Hotel, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Hilton Hotels, Hyatt Hotels, The Inn at Little Washington, Marriot International, The Sagamore, The Savoy
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 16%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 98%