The Art Institute of Pittsburgh is one of The Art Institutes, a system of 26 educational 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 proprietary postsecondary education in the U.S., offering master's degree, bachelor's degree, associate's degree, and non-degree programs. EDMC has provided career-oriented education programs for over 35 years, and its Art Institutes have graduated more than 125,000 students. Together, The Art Institutes share a wealth of information, resources, and educational trends.
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh serves 1,463 students (73.55% 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 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh is one of 21 community colleges within Allegheny County