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.
The Art Institute of Phoenix serves 1,003 students (78.27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
The Art Institute of Phoenix is one of 32 community colleges within Maricopa County