Culinary Institute of America: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Culinary Institute of America is a private not-for-profit school with 2,830 students enrolled. This school was established in 1946 and is the only school located in Hyde Park, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
4
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 4 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
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.

Student Retention
99%
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.

The graduation rate at Culinary Institute of America is very good - 88%.

Student to faculty ratio at Culinary Institute of America is decent, 17:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,200
Average tuition costs are very high - $25,900 per year. The additional fees at Culinary Institute of America not covered by tuition are roughly $1,300; which comes to $27,200 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
81%
According to government data, 940 applications were submitted and 758 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
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



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,900
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 offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,800 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- approximately $5,900 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Culinary Institute of America appears 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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