New England Culinary Institute
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  • Summertime! While you are planning you next vacation, think about coming to visit us here in Vermont! You can take a tour, sign up for an open house and during the summer won't need your snow tires!
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  • Open House!
  • Spend the day at NECI touring the campus, speaking with students, meeting department chairs and finding out what sets NECI apart from other culinary schools!
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  • NECI is a Military Friendly School
  • NECI is a recognized Military Friendly school and many of our students proudly served our country before coming to NECI.
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  • Dual Enrollment
  • Still in High School? You can earn college credit before you get to college in our Dual Enrollment Program! The program consists of a 3-credit course taken online and a residency weekend.
  • Start Your College Career in High School
  • Industry Internships
  • A critical part of your NECI education happens on internship. With over 500 approved sites, we help tailor your learning experience with the internships that will help you grow faster!
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Explore Our Programs

You provide the passion–we provide the program and a genuine interest in your success. You'll experience our targeted hands-on approach and small class sizes.

The Famous NECI Externship

We grow great chefs. How? Small classes, personal attention, hands-on learning, and a commitment to professionalism. Discover your true talent.

Everyone wants our graduates. Why? They’re experienced and line-ready. Our amazing internships give NECI students real insight into daily life in the food industry.

“You are not a number at this school; you are a person, a human being, a well-respected character whose thirst for knowledge is satiated by the incredible skill and expertise of the chefs and instructors here.”
--Niffer Stackpole, AOS Culinary Arts, ‘14

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