Cascade Culinary Institute inspires high-level conceptual learning and competency-based skill proficiency with an emphasis on hospitality industry career preparation.


Cascade Culinary Institute achieves “Best in the West” academic excellence, demonstrated by exceptional placement and by high satisfaction rates of students, graduates and employers.

Core Values

  • Collaboration and open-mindedness
  • Life-long learning
  • Respectful communication
  • Diversity
  • Environmental stewardship
  • Giving personal best
  • Compassionate encouragement
  • Life-balance
  • Aspiring to career goals
  • Passion for service and hospitality
  • Community service engagement
  • Professionalism
  • Technique over recipe
  • Organization – Mise en place
  • Safety and cleanliness