Northwest Culinary Institute is a division of International Air and Hospitality Academy (IAHA), which is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. The Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency under the provisions of Chapter 33, Title 38, U.S. Code, and subsequent legislation.

IAHA is licensed by the Washington State Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board (WTECB) under Chapter 28C.10 RCW.  Inquiries or complaints regarding this or any other private vocational school may be made to:


Washington State Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board
P.O. Box 43105
Olympia, WA 98504-3105
Phone: (206) 753-5673

Requirements for Enrollment:

Must be 18 years or older by your class start date

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

How can you get started?

Step 1: Contact an Enrollment Advisor

We will guide you through the entire process. Please fill out a contact form or call (877) 341-5525 to get connected.

Step 2: Financial Aid

Visit our Financial Aid Portal to learn about different options for funding your education. Upon enrollment and acceptance into our program, you will be assigned a Financial Aid Advisor.

Enroll today and get your culinary career started at

Northwest Culinary Institute

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