Get the Skills to Be a Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry or Restaurant Management Professional
Celebrated and Sustainable 24-64 Week Culinary Career Training Programs in Portland Oregon
Oregon Culinary Institute (OCI) in Portland, Oregon has helped hundreds of individuals pursue successful careers in Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry, and Restaurant Management.
OCI knows that high-level culinary education takes place in the kitchen. Our students have the opportunity to learn in professional kitchen labs and in our open-to-the-public restaurant. Students can enter the professional world with confidence after learning hands-on in real-world environments.
As an OCI student you’ll be taught by instructors with years of experience, both in the industry and the classroom. They are not only celebrated chefs and entrepreneurs, but they’re experienced educators – inspired by knowledge and passionate about helping you achieve your goals in the culinary industry.
Celebrated and Sustainable Food Culture
We’re located in a cook’s paradise – Portland, the Willamette Valley, and the Pacific Northwest – with a bounty of foods, wines, and restaurants. And we’re located in an extraordinary state that has a commitment to sustainability – something we teach, and live, every day at Oregon Culinary Institute.
Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career
Culinary training isn’t just about getting a degree – it’s about pursuing a career you love. Experienced Job Placement professionals are happy to help with things like résumé preparation, interview techniques and job readiness training.
Federal financial aid opportunities are available to those who qualify. Additional financing opportunities include scholarships, private student loans, and a monthly payment plan. Once you have enrolled at Oregon Culinary Institute, a financial aid officer will work with you to determine the best financial aid opportunities, and then help you through the application process.
If you’ve thought about a career in the culinary industry you owe it to yourself to explore your potential in this exciting field.