CIA Graduate Admissions


CIA Graduate Admissions
CIA Graduate Admissions
CIA Graduate Admissions


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Illustration of a pen and a student application.All master’s programs are currently accepting applications for Fall 2024. Availability is limited, with one start date per year. Apply now to be considered.

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Tuition and Financial Aid

Illustration of a tuition bill with dollar sign and college graduation cap.CIA is committed to making your education as affordable as possible. Generous graduate merit scholarships are available for our programs. And you’ll automatically be considered for CIA’s scholarships as part of the application process. The best way to find out what you qualify for is to complete your application for admission.

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Advance Your Career with a Master’s Degree

CIA’s School of Graduate Studies is the definitive choice for food, beverage, and hospitality professionals. Only a master’s degree from CIA—the world’s premiere culinary college—will give you the advanced knowledge, leadership skills, and global industry connections to take you anywhere you want to go in the world of food. Invest in your future—you’re worth it.

Master’s in Food Business

Food Business

Drive innovation or pursue your ambitions of food entrepreneurship.

Master’s in Sustainable Food Systems

Sustainable Food Systems

Lead complex change in our food systems and transform the future of food.

Master’s in Wine and Beverage Management

Wine and Beverage Management

Distinguish yourself with a business education specifically tailored to the world of wine and beverage.

Master’s in Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts

Lead the next generation of gastronomy and culinary excellence.

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Speak to a Master’s Student

If you’re considering a master’s degree from CIA, there’s no better resource than a current student. From the online learning process to the residency experiences to achieving a work/life balance, our student ambassadors are ready to answer your questions and give you genuine advice and insights—because they’ve gone through it too. Connect with someone today and find out why our master’s program is right for you.


Chat with a Food Business master’s student

Chat with a Wine and Beverage Management master’s student



Master’s Degree Virtual Info Sessions

Attend an online information session to learn even more about CIA’s master’s program. Our Graduate Admissions Team will provide details on the curriculum, admissions process, and the unique career paths a master’s degree from CIA can lead. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to ask your questions and get them answered in real time. Find an information session that works for you.

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Master’s Degree Virtual Info Sessions


Contact our Graduate Admissions Team

CIA Graduate Admissions Team

Robert Tremblay ’10
Associate Director—Graduate Admissions

Rebecca Rein
Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Counselor