Top Culinary Schools - Best Guide 2015





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Le Cordon Bleu

Le Cordon Bleu is one of the world's largest programs, with culinary schools on 5 continents serving 20,000 students annually. Julia Child and Giada are famous graduates. Le Cordon Bleu




French Culinary Institute

French Culinary Institute

The French Culinary Institute is located in Soho, New York; offers full-time courses in culinary arts, pastry arts, cake design, and international bread baking. The FCI is consistently ranked among the top cooking schools in the country and is the sister school to The Italian Culinary Academy.

The French Culinary Institute

New England Culinary Institute

The New England Culinary Institute immerses students in real kitchen situations and maintains a small teacher/chef to student ratio.

56 College Street Montpelier, VT 05602
802-225-3232
New England Culinary Institute

Culinary Institute of America

The Culinary Institute of America offers associate and bachelor's degrees, with the world's largest staff of American Culinary Federation (ACF) Certified Master Chefs.

The CIA has three campuses:

1946 Campus Drive. Hyde Park, NY 12538
845.452.9600

2555 Main Street St. Helena, CA 94574
800.333.9242

312 Pearl Parkway, Building 3. San Antonio, TX 78215
210.554.6400

Culinary Institute of America

Kendall College - School of Culinary Arts

Kendall College - School of Culinary Arts offers

  • B.A. in Culinary Arts
  • B.A. in Hospitality Management
  • A.A.S. in Culinary Arts
  • A.A.S. in Baking and Pastry
  • Certificate programs

The Hospitality Management program has a concentration in Meetings and Events Management and has been voted #1 in Chicago by Chicago's leading hotels. Further exciting features include Internships abroad.

900 N. North Branch Street, Chicago, IL 60642
866.667.3344

A 16% growth is anticipated for Meeting and Convention Planners globally by 2018 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Kendall College - School of Culinary Arts

Alain & Marie LeNotre Culinary Institute

Alain & Marie LeNotre Culinary Institute - located in Houston, funded by the son of famous French pastry chef Gaston LeNotre.

7070 Allensby. Houston, TX 77022 (713) 692-0077
1-888-LeNôtre (536-6873)
Culinary Institute LeNotre

Johnson & Wales University

Johnson & Wales University is well known for it's Culinary Arts programs. JWU's main campus is located in Providence, Rhode Island. Other campuses in North Miami, Denver and Charlotte.

They are also known for their outstanding master's degree program. JWU’s College of Culinary Arts


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