The Art Institute of Cincinnati

1171 East Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Tel: (513)751-1206
41 students
Private for-profit
AIC's purpose is to offer talented students a career-oriented program that will provide them the opportunity to acquire entry-level positions in the field of Graphic Design, Computer Graphics and Desktop Publishing. To meet this objective AIC offers: hands-on training, a faculty of working professionals, field trips, financial aid for qualified students, professional real-life assignments, professional "Book" and resume preparation, job hunt information and placement assistance.
School Highlights:
The Art Institute of Cincinnati serves 41 students (83% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
The Art Institute of Cincinnati is one of 17 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
The nearest community college is Fortis College-Cincinnati (0.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 6 staff
59 staff
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 41 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 106% over five years.
Total Enrollment
41 students
1,282 students
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
22:1
The Art Institute of Cincinnati student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
34 students
810 students
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 7 students 1,017 students
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
18%
12%
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Black (2006-2013)
% White
82%
57%
The Art Institute of Cincinnati White (2006-2013)
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.31 0.53
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $23,341 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 42% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $23,341 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 42% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $23,341 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $23,341 $10,294
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
The Art Institute of Cincinnati % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 60%
78%
The Art Institute of Cincinnati Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1976 by Marion K. Allman and Cyndi A. Mendell the school was based on the need for a practical, innovative curriculum; a course that keeps up with the times. The historic Gruen building was the first home of the college before purchasing a building in E. Walnut Hills and then recently the acquisition of the Tri-county facility. The Art Institute of Cincinnati is unique in many ways. The first to introduce a computer graphics major in Cincinnati and recognizing it as the tool of the future. The faculty is constantly reviewing and updating the curriculum in order to conform to the needs of todays' market. You'll find AIC students producing extraordinary work not found elsewhere. Graduates excel - many own businesses and call when they are ready to hire. The college is affiliated to International Council of Design Schools- An Organization devoted to the preservation of quality education, ethical business practices and truthful promotion; serving independently owned art colleges throughout the world. AIC offers continuing education in the evening in computer for persons with a design degree or with work experience in the profession. The Art Institute of Cincinnati is approved by the United States Department of Education and is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and College Technology.

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