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Welcome to the Hospitality, Culinary & Tourism Institute

Accredited by The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF), the Hospitality, Culinary & Tourism Institute (HCTI) offers degree, certificate and workforce development programs with real-world learning, expert instruction and hands-on training. 

New! Baking & Pastry Arts Degree and Certificate Programs
Study classical and contemporary techniques at HCTI this fall. Learn more >>

FCC Named Top 15 School for Culinary Students
A recent study ranks FCC as one of the best Culinary schools for students.


HCTI is Accredited by American Culinary Federation
Accredited by The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) Accrediting Commission, HCTI meets the established standards, accountability, credibility, professionalism, practices, and competencies as set for faculty, curriculum and student services.  

200 Monroe Restaurant

At the College, 200 Monroe Restaurant delivers a capstone learning experience for HCTI students. Showcasing culinary and hospitality newly-acquired skills, students work in an open-kitchen restaurant setting during their final semester of the program. Learn more >>

Attention Businesses

Delivering professional development opportunities throughout the year, our team of professionals also invites businesses seeking a unique and productive team-building experience. Please contact us to learn more.

Contact Us

Elizabeth DeRose • Hospitality, Culinary & Tourism Institute Manager
(240) 629-7912 •

Frederick Community College
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
7932 Opossumtown Pike • Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 624-2888 •