ECPI University's Culinary Institute of Virginia offers culinary arts, baking and pastry, and food service management at two locations in Coastal Virginia: Norfolk and Newport News. In less than 15 months, you can learn fundamental farm-to-table techniques and modern hydroponic greenhouse practices that can equip you with the marketable sustainability skills today's restaurants look for.


Exemplary Program Awards

The Culinary Arts Degree and Diploma programs at Culinary Institute of Virginia's Norfolk campus are recognized as Exemplary Programs by the Accrediting Commission of the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation.

Top Ranking

Culinary Institute of Virginia, College of Culinary Arts of ECPI University is ranked the Top Culinary School in Virginia by Best-Culinary-Colleges.com.

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