Career Services

Start preparing your future now. We will help you succeed!

Career paths are not usually straight lines.
As the world of work continues to change, so will you and your interests. CIL Career Services has the resources to help you adapt to a changing world, focus your strengths, and find work that best suits you.
Our students and alumni benefit from personalized and ongoing career services including assistance with resumes, advising and job placement. Culinary Institute Lenotre's exceptional reputation and networking abilities could land you a job in the U.S. or perhaps in a different part of the world.

Career Services provides the following resources to our CIL students and alumni:

  • Lifetime Placement Assistance
  • Resume Workshops
  • Mock Interviews
  • Career Development
  • Job Fairs
  • Networking Events
  • Internships/Externships

CIL has an excellent placement rate of 85%.

Many of our graduates work in top restaurants, hotels, catering and corporate dining as private chefs. Not only that but in numerous areas in food media services including magazines, book publishing, blogging and television.

Make an appointment with Career Services 

 We can meet with you during office hours by appointment or walk-in.

Patricia Lopez, Director of Career Services

Phone: (713) 692-0271

Email: plopez@ciaml.com

Monday: 8 am - 5 pm

Tuesday - Thursday: 9 am - 6 pm

Friday: 9 am - 3 pm

Katoshia Merriett, Career Services Administrator

Phone: 713-358-5094

Email: kmerriett@ciaml.com

Monday: 9 am - 6 pm

Tuesday - Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm

Friday: 9 am - 3 pm