The Art Institute of Las Vegas

2350 Corporate Circle
Henderson, NV 89074
Tel: (702)369-9944
1,076 students
Private for-profit
The mission of The Art Institute of Las Vegas is to continue to be a leader in providing postsecondary education programs in the creative and applied arts in an environment where students who actively participate can maximize their creativity, enhance their professional development and acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career at the entry level in their program of study. The staff and faculty endeavor to provide students an environment that encourages free expression, leadership and responsible decision-making that will enhance their professional development.
School Highlights:
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The Art Institute of Las Vegas serves 1,076 students (65.99% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
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The Art Institute of Las Vegas is one of 8 community colleges within Clark County, NV.
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The nearest community college is Everest College-Henderson (2.54 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
The Art Institute of Las Vegas 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 45 staff
61 staff
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,076 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,076 students 1,294 students
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 710 students
822 students
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 366 students
1,025 students
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
29%
7%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Black (2006-2013)
% White
6%
57%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
61%
3%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Unknown (2006-2013)
The Art Institute of Las Vegas 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. 0.70 0.53
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,416 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,416 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,416 $5,694
The Art Institute of Las Vegas In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,416 $10,252
The Art Institute of Las Vegas Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 80 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
89%
The Art Institute of Las Vegas % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

With industry mentors, like-minded peers and a unique artistic spirit, The Art Institute of Las Vegas and Culinary Institute of Las Vegas, a division of The Art Institute of Las Vegas, offer a nurturing environment where creative students can thrive in the design, media arts and culinary arts. The school is one of 32 Art Institutes located in major cities throughout North America. The Art Institutes have provided career-oriented education programs in design, media arts, fashion and culinary for over 35 years, and has more than 125,000 alumni. The school, located at 2350 Corporate Circle, Henderson Nev., was designed with the creative student in mind. Light, spacious classrooms and equipped studios, professional skills kitchens and 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 lounge, an art supply store, staff and faculty offices and other amenities. The Art Institute helps prepare its students for the competitive marketplace by teaching real-world, professional skills and directs students' portfolio development and professional resume creation. The school's partnerships with local and national employers help to deliver industry-relevant education that benefits both students and employers. The programs help students develop practical skills, using technology that's recognized by the industry.

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Did You Know?
Clark, NV community colleges have a 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. of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Clark, NV is Kaplan College-Las Vegas. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.