Our Placement Success

Students come to ACI to be successful culinary artists and we want to make sure they do. We are proud of the consistently high job placement rates at the Arizona Culinary Institute. Our numbers don’t lie. We understand you’re concerned about finding a job once you graduate. Just know that our faculty and staff have a database of thousands of potential employers. And our employment assistance program is here for graduates to take advantage of throughout their career. The road to success may not always be easy but you can take comfort in knowing you have people looking out for you.

ACI Job Placement Rates

2016 -2017

Day Program 30 Weeks
87% 65 of out of 75 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
92% 12 of out of 13 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2015 -2016

Day Program 30 Weeks
91% 69 of out of 76 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
94% 16 of out of 17 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2014 -2015

Day Program 30 Weeks
96% 78 of out of 81 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
100% 11 of out of 11 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2013-2014

Day Program 30 Weeks
98% 84 of out of 86 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
100% 8 of out of 8 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2012-2013

Day Program 30 Weeks
93% 57 of out of 61 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
83% 5 of out of 6 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2011-2012

Day Program 30 Weeks
97% 92 of out of 95 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
100% 9 of out of 9 eligible graduates were placed in the industry


2010-2011

Day Program 30 Weeks
94% 109 of out of 116 eligible graduates were placed in the industry

Night Program 40 Weeks
91% 10 of out of 11 eligible graduates were placed in the industry