South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas

8080 Park Lane, Suite 100, Dallas
TX, 75231-5993
Tel: (214)692-8080
1,622 students
Private for-profit
The Art Institute of Dallas is a private college for creative professional studies based upon focused and balanced curricula. Our college prepares students for careers in design, media arts and culinary arts by providing an intensive educational environment and by responding to changing technology in order to meet the opportunities of a global economy.
School Highlights:
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas serves 1,622 students (69% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas is one of 21 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Dallas (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,622 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,622 students
1,287 students
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,119 students
832 students
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 503 students
1,021 students
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sch enrollment South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,614 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 8 students 42 students
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sch graduate South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
23%
7%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
13%
12%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Black (2006-2012)
% White
57%
66%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sch ethnicity South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.60 0.45
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,868 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,868 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,868 $5,890
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,868 $10,050
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 50%
78%
South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The Art Institute of Dallas is a design, media arts and culinary arts post-secondary school offering bachelor's and associate's degrees in Culinary Arts, Graphic Design, Advertising, Interior Design, Digital Media Production, Video Production, Fashion Design, Interactive Media Design and Media Arts & Animation. The school is one of over 40 Art Institutes located in major cities throughout North America. The school was designed with the creative student in mind. Spacious classrooms and equipped studios, professional skills kitchens and both Mac and PC computer labs offer a productive working atmosphere to explore and render creativity. The school also includes a library resource center, student gallery, student deli, an art supply store, staff and faculty offices and other amenities. Also on campus is the Chef's Gallery, a restaurant open to the public that's operated by senior level culinary students and overseen by professional chef faculty. The Art Institute of Dallas helps prepare its students for the competitive marketplace by teaching real-world, professional skills and directs students' portfolio development and professional resume creation. The Art Institute of Dallas is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Arts, Associate and Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees.

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