SCI is a great school for culinary arts. The biggest advantage is what they can teach is such a short time. They have excellent teachers that show you what it takes to become successful in the culinary /restaurant field. This school introduces you to all sorts of styles and methods and aspect of the business including helping you obtain important certification demanded by the industry. When looking at culinary schools look at SCI and what it has to offer. Education is pricey, but priceless.