The Art Institute of Las Vegas

2350 Corporate Circle
Henderson, NV 89074-7737
Tel: (702)369-9944
952 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
The Art Institute of Las Vegas serves 952 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
The Art Institute of Las Vegas is one of 7 community colleges within Clark County, NV.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Henderson (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
College The Art Institute of Las Vegas (NV) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 38 staff 38 staff

Student Body

The student population of 952 has declined by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.89 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 952 students 944 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 25:1 37:1
# Full-Time Students 723 students 919 students
# Part-Time Students 229 students 2,105 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 23 23
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
% Unknown races
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. 0.89 0.70

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,616 is more than the state average of $2,700. 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 $9,615. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,616 $2,700
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,616 $9,615
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98% 87%
Source: 2014 (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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Everest College-Henderson
    Private for-profit
    800 students | 2.50 Mi170 North Stephaine Suite 145
    Henderson NV 89074
  • 412 students | 3.50 Mi2300 Corporate Circle, Suite 100
    Henderson NV 89074
  • 988 students | 6.20 Mi3333 East Flamingo Road
    Las Vegas NV 89121
  • Kaplan College-Las Vegas
    Private for-profit
    944 students | 9.90 Mi3535 W. Sahara Avenue
    Las Vegas NV 89102
  • 31,023 students | 11.90 Mi6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
    Las Vegas NV 89146
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