The Art Institutes

31 Schools Nationwide

The Art InstitutesIf you are a highly motivated and creative person who wants career training that matches your interests, goals and drive, you belong at one of The Art Institutes system of schools. As America's leader in creative education, The Art Institutes is a system of 31 education institutions found throughout North America, which offer degree, diploma and certificate programs in exciting fields like fashion, culinary, design, and media arts.

No matter which program you aim for, you can benefit from a curriculum that is developed with input from industry professionals and successful employers, giving you the opportunity to learn current skills and knowledge valued in today's workforce. Your time at an Art Institutes school can prepare you for the real world, thanks to hands-on training and classroom activities that mimic what is found in the industry, including deadline management, brainstorming sessions, and team projects.

The Art Institutes schools also make quality student services a priority, including their Financial Aid (available to those who qualify) and Personal Counseling options. You can also take advantage of career services, which offer you assistance with job searching, resume writing, interviewing, networking, and portfolio creation. Throughout the year, The Art Institutes schools also put on career days and job fairs that allow you to meet and interact with potential employers.

Are you ready to go after the exciting, imaginative career you were meant for? If so, get started today by checking out the programs available at The Art Institutes schools!

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The Art Institutes Programs

Design Programs

Design Programs at The Art Institutes

Design ProgramsYou have the heart and mind of an artist, and enjoy taking in the beauty around you, whether it's a painting, the window display of your favorite store, or the perfectly put-together outfit of a pedestrian.

At an Art Institutes school, you can take your love of design to the next level and prepare for a career that allows you to create art, whether it's a beautifully furnished room, a clothing line, or a glossy magazine.

Browse through the design programs currently available at The Art Institutes schools and find out how a creative atmosphere, like-minded peers, industry-related equipment, and a supportive faculty can help turn your career goals into reality!

Graphic Design

  • Design Management
  • Design & Media Management
  • Design Research
  • Design & Technical Graphics
  • Digital Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Graphic & Web Design
  • Illustration
  • Illustration & Design
  • Visual Arts

Industrial Design

  • Industrial Design
  • Industrial Design Technology
  • Set & Exhibit Design

Interior Design

  • Drafting Technology & Design
  • Interior Design
  • Residential Design
  • Residential Interiors
  • Residential Planning


  • Advertising

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Media Arts Programs

Media Arts Programs at The Art Institutes

Media Arts ProgramsWhether it's movies, music, or video games, you love all things entertainment and have a huge respect for the people that help to create them.

At an Art Institutes school, you can pursue a Media Arts career that will allow you to eat, sleep, and breathe the thrilling entertainment industry. Whether you are drawn to animation, recording arts, VFX, or web design, you can find the right program fit at an Art Institutes school.

Browse through the available Media Arts programs and find out how you can train for the exciting career future you desire while benefitting from industry-related equipment, experienced instructors, and a creative atmosphere filled with like-minded peers!


  • Computer Animation
  • Media Arts & Animation

Audio Production

  • Audio Production

Digital Film

  • Digital Cinema & Video Production
  • Digital Film & Video
  • Digital Filmmaking & Video Production
  • Film
  • Film & Digital Production
  • Video Production
  • Video Skills

Game Design & Programming

  • Game Art & Design
  • Game Art & Design & Foundation for Design
  • Game Programming
  • Visual & Game Programming


  • Commercial Photography
  • Digital Image Management
  • Digital Photography
  • Photography
  • Photography & Design

Professional Writing

  • Professional Writing for Creative Arts

Software Development

  • Software Development for Creative Technologies

Special Effects

  • Visual Effects & Motion Graphics

Web Design

  • Web Design
  • Web Design & Development
  • Web Design & Interactive Communications
  • Web Design & Interactive Media

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Fashion Programs

Fashion Programs at The Art Institutes

Fashion ProgramsAlthough the great fashion designers of the past and present are your idols, when it comes to the future, it's your name you want to see associated with the next hit line.

Whether your fashion career goals involve designing, managing, marketing, or merchandising, you can find the program to match at one of The Art Institutes schools. You can prepare to take your career future onto the runway, while benefiting from interaction with like-minded peers and experienced instructors within an inspiring, creative atmosphere.

Take a look through the available fashion programs and find the one that fits like a glove!

Fashion Marketing

  • Fashion Marketing
  • Fashion Marketing & Management
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion & Retail Management
  • Fashion Retailing

Fashion Design

  • Accessory Design
  • Apparel Design
  • Fashion Design

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Culinary Arts Programs

Culinary Arts Programs at The Art Institutes

Culinary Arts ProgramsImagine having the opportunity to explore your love for all things culinary in an environment that encourages both your artistic and professional sides.

At an Art Institutes school, you can prepare to meet your culinary career goals while benefiting from industry-related equipment, hands-on training from experienced instructors, and a positive atmosphere where you can enjoy interacting with peers and fellow 'foodies'!

Check out the available culinary programs and take the first step toward the heat of the kitchen!

Culinary Arts

  • Art of Cooking
  • Baking & Pastry
  • Baking & Pastry Arts
  • Culinary Arts
  • Culinary Arts with a Concentration in Baking & Pastry
  • Professional Baking & Pastry

Culinary Management

  • Culinary Arts Management
  • Culinary Management
  • Food & Beverage Management
  • Hospitality Food & Beverage Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Restaurant & Catering Management

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The Art Institutes Schools

The Art InstitutesWhen it comes to campus locations and areas of study, The Art Institutes system of schools can offer a broad range of choices.

From the West Coast to the East Coast, you can find locations offering programs in exciting areas, such as culinary arts, fashion, design, and media arts.

If you are ready to take a proactive step toward the creative education you have always wanted, begin by browsing through the available options and requesting more information about the programs that catch your interest today!


The Art Institute of Phoenix
2233 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix AZ 85021

The Art Institute of California, a campus of Argosy University

The Art Institute of California - Hollywood
5250 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood CA 91601

The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire
674 E Brier Dr
San Bernardino CA 92408

The Art Institute of California - Orange County
3601 W Sunflower Ave
Santa Ana CA 92704

The Art Institute of California - Sacramento
2850 Gateway Oaks Dr Ste 100
Sacramento CA 95833

The Art Institute of California - San Diego
7650 Mission Valley Rd
San Diego CA 92108

The Art Institute of California - San Francisco
10 United Nations Plz
San Francisco CA 94102


The Art Institute of Colorado
1200 N Lincoln St
Denver CO 80203


Miami International University of Art & Design
1501 Biscayne Blvd Ste 100
Miami FL 33132

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale
1799 SE 17th St
Fort Lauderdale FL 33316

The Art Institute of Tampa
Parkside at Tampa Bay Park
4401 N Himes Ave Ste 150
Tampa FL 33614


The Art Institute of Atlanta
6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta GA 30328


The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago
350 N Orleans St Lbby 136L
Chicago IL 60654

The Illinois Institute of Art - Schaumburg
1000 N Plaza Dr Ste 100
Schaumburg IL 60173


The Art Institute of Indianapolis
3500 Depauw Blvd Ste 1010
Indianapolis IN 46268


The Art Institute of Michigan
28175 Cabot Dr
Detroit MI 48377


The Art Institute of Las Vegas
2350 Corporate Cir
Las Vegas NV 89074

North Carolina

The Art Institute of Charlotte
Three LakePointe Plaza
Charlotte NC 28217

The Art Institute of Raleigh - Durham
410 Blackwell St Ste 200
Durham NC 27701


The Art Institute of Portland
1122 NW Davis St
Portland OR 97209


The Art Institute of Philadelphia
1622 Chestnut St
Philadelphia PA 19103

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
420 Boulevard of the Allies
Pittsburgh PA 15219

South Carolina

The Art Institute of Charleston
24 N Market St
Charleston SC 29401


The Art Institute of Tennessee - Nashville
100 Centerview Dr Ste 250
Nashville TN 37214


The Art Institute of Austin
101 W Louis Henna Blvd
Austin TX 78728

The Art Institute of Dallas
8080 Park Ln Ste 100
Dallas TX 75231

The Art Institute of Houston
4140 Southwest Fwy
Houston TX 77027

The Art Institute of San Antonio
10000 W IH 10 Ste 200
San Antonio TX 78230


The Art Institute of Virginia Beach
2 Columbus Ctr
Virginia Beach VA 23462

The Art Institute of Washington
The Corporate Office Park at Dulles Town Center
Dulles VA 20166


The Art Institute of Seattle
2323 Elliott Ave
Seattle WA 98121

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