The Art Institute of Phoenix

2233 W Dunlap Ave, Phoenix,
AZ, 85021-2859
Tel: (602)678-4300
975 students
Private for-profit

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The Art Institute of Phoenix is one of The Art Institutes, with 41 education institutions located throughout North America, providing an important source of design, media arts, fashion and culinary professionals. The parent company of The Art Institutes, Education Management Corporation is among the largest providers of private post-secondary education in North America, based on student enrollment and revenue. EDMC has 66 primary campus locations in 24 states and two Canadian provinces. EDMC's education institutions offer a broad range of academic programs concentrated in the media arts, design, fashion, culinary arts, behavioral sciences, health sciences, education, information technology and business fields, culminating in the award of associate's through doctoral degrees.
School Highlights:
The Art Institute of Phoenix serves 975 students (85% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
The Art Institute of Phoenix is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Brookline College-Phoenix (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
The Art Institute of Phoenix 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 975 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
975 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
829 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 146 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 4%
1%
% Asian 3%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 47%
7%
% Black 5%
12%
% White 43%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
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. 0.59
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,616 is more than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,616 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,616 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,616 $10,175
Percent Admitted 97%
77%
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

In 1995, The Art Institute of Phoenix opened its doors and the first class of students started in January 1996. One of 41 locations of The Art Institutes located nationwide, The Art Institute of Phoenix has grown from its original class of 45 students to more than 1200 students in Fall 2009. The Art Institute's programs include associate and bachelor's degrees in a wide variety of design, media arts, and culinary arts programs. These programs are offered on a year-round basis, enabling students to work continuously toward their degrees. The faculty, many of whom are industry professionals, strive to strengthen students' skills and cultivate their talents through well-designed curricula. Located in a four-story building in the northwest section of Phoenix, The Art Institute of Phoenix enjoys scenic mountain views from many of its large picture windows. Classroom and computer laboratory facilities are clean and well-maintained and overseen by a full-time technology manager. The Culinary Arts kitchens are spacious and filled with commercial equipment typically found in a production environment. The Art Institute of Phoenix is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Bachelor of Arts and Associate of Applied Science degrees.

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