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The Art Institutes (often abbreviated as Ai) is a collection of private, for-profit educational institutions for career preparation in the visual, creative, and applied arts, including design, media, fashion, and culinary programs. There are 34 Art Institutes located in major cities across North America, and have over 125,000 graduates. The Art Institute Online, a division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, also has online courses available. The Art Institutes awards master's degrees, bachelor's degrees, associate‚Äôs degrees, and non-degree programs. Ai is headquartered in Pittsburgh, a division of Education Management Corporation (EDMC). The Art Institutes logo, claiming fair use (source) This is a copyrighted and/or trademarked logo. ... Private schools, or independent schools, are schools not administered by local, state, or national government, which retain the right to select their student body and are funded in whole or in part by charging their students tuition rather than with public (state) funds. ... For-Profit Schools are educational institutions that are run by private, profit-seeking companies or organizations. ... Many times, the term art is used to refer to the visual arts. ... Example of a cup figuring a tortise. ... All Saints Chapel in the Cathedral Basilica of St. ... Fashion illustration by George Barbier of a gown by Jeanne Paquin, 1912, from La Gazette du bon ton, the most influential fashion magazine of its era. ... Food from plant sources Food is any substance normally eaten or drunk by living organisms. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ... The Art Institute Online (commonly abbreviated AiO) is the online branch of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. ... The Art Institute of Pittsburgh was founded in 1921 and is the oldest and most storied of the Art Institutes throughout North America, serving as the headquarters for the others. ... “M.S.” redirects here. ... A bachelors degree (Artium Baccalaureus, A.B. or B.A.) is usually an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or major that generally lasts for three, four, or in some cases and countries, five or six years. ... An associates degree is a degree awarded by community colleges, junior colleges and some bachelors degree-granting colleges and universities in Canada and the United States upon completion of a course of study equivalent to the first two years in a four-year college or university. ... Nickname: Motto: Benigno Numine (With the Benevolent Deity) Location in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Allegheny Founded November 25, 1758 Incorporated April 22, 1794 (borough)   March 18, 1816 (city) Government  - Mayor Luke Ravenstahl (D) Area  - City 151. ...


Locations

City Name
Atlanta, Georgia The Art Institute of Atlanta
Brookline, Massachusetts New England Institute of Art [1]
(formerly Massachusetts Communications College)
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Art Institute of Vancouver - Burnaby [2]
(formerly Ai Center for Digital Imaging and Sound)
Charleston, South Carolina Art Institute of Charleston [3]
A Branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta, GA
Charlotte, North Carolina Art Institute of Charlotte [4]
Chicago, Illinois Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago [5]
Cincinnati, Ohio Art Institute of Ohio - Cincinnati [6]
Dallas, Texas Art Institute of Dallas [7]
Denver, Colorado Art Institute of Colorado [8]
Fort Lauderdale, Florida Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale [9]
Houston, Texas Art Institute of Houston [10]
Indianapolis, Indiana Art Institute of Indianapolis [11]
Jacksonville, Florida Art Institute of Jacksonville [12]
Key West, Florida Institute of Almost-Art [13]
Las Vegas, Nevada Art Institute of Las Vegas [14]
Los Angeles, California (Mid-Wilshire district) California Design College [15]
Santa Monica, California The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles
Miami, Florida Miami International University of Art and Design [16]
Minneapolis, Minnesota Art Institutes International Minnesota [17]
Nashville, Tennessee The Art Institute of Tennessee- Nashville [18]
New York, New York Art Institute of New York City [19]
(formerly The New York Restaurant School)
Santa Ana, California Art Institute of California - Orange County [20]
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Art Institute of Philadelphia [21]
Phoenix, Arizona Art Institute of Phoenix [22]
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania The Art Institute of Pittsburgh [23]
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania The Art Institute Online [24]
(division of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh)
Portland, Oregon Art Institute of Portland [25]
San Bernardino, California The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire [26]
San Diego, California Art Institute of California - San Diego [27]
San Francisco, California Art Institute of California - San Francisco [28]
Schaumburg, Illinois Illinois Institute of Art - Schaumburg [29]
(branch of The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago)
Seattle, Washington The Art Institute of Seattle
Tampa, Florida Art Institute of Tampa [30]
(branch of Miami International University of Art & Design)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada Art Institute of Toronto [31]
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Art Institute of Vancouver [32]
Arlington, Virginia Art Institute of Washington [33]
(branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta)
York, Pennsylvania Bradley Academy for the Visual Arts [34]

Hotlanta redirects here. ... The Art Institute of Atlanta is one of 31 Art Institutes located in major cities throughout North America, all owned by Education Management Corporation. ... Nickname: Location in Massachusetts Coordinates: Country United States State Massachusetts County Norfolk County Settled 1638 Incorporated 1705 Government  - Type Representative town meeting Area  - Town  6. ... Coordinates: Country  Canada Province  British Columbia District Greater Vancouver Regional District Established 1892 (municipality status) – 1992 (city status) Government  - Mayor Derek Corrigan  - MPs Peter Julian (NDP), Bill Siksay (NDP)  - MLAs Raj Chouhan, Richard T. Lee, John Nuraney, Harry Bloy Area  - City 89. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Nickname: Location in Mecklenburg County in the state of North Carolina Coordinates: Country United States State North Carolina Counties Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Government  - Mayor Pat McCrory, (R) Area  - City  280. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location Location in Chicagoland and northern Illinois Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Illinois Cook, DuPage Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 606. ... The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago is part of The Art Institutes, a system of for-profit colleges focusing on helping students develop marketable skills for creative industries. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Country United States State Texas Counties Dallas, Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall Incorporated 2 February 1856 Government  - Mayor Laura Miller (D)[1] Area  - City  385. ... The Art Institute of Dallas is part of The Art Institutes, a system of for-profit colleges focused on helping students develop marketable skills within creative industries that empower students to launch successful careers. ... : The Mile-High City United States Colorado Denver (coextensive) 154. ... Colorado Institute of Art was established in 1952 and founded as a private college for arts and crafts. ... Nickname: Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Broward Established 27 March 1911 Government  - Type Commission-Manager  - Mayor Jim Naugle Area  - City  36. ... The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale (AiFL) is a school in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, which offers diplomas and undergraduate degrees in various fields of commercial art including photography, interior design, graphic design, fashion, illustration and many other fields, which was founded in 1968 by Mark K. Wheeler. ... Nickname: Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Country United States State Texas Counties Harris County Fort Bend County Montgomery County Incorporated June 5, 1837 Government  - Mayor Bill White Area  - City  601. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County Marion Founded 1821 Government  - Mayor Bart Peterson (D) Area  - City  372 sq mi (963. ... Motto: Where Florida Begins Location in the state of Florida Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Duval Government  - Mayor John Peyton (R) Area  - City  885 sq mi (2,264. ... Nickname: The Conch Republic, Southernmost City In The Continental United States Coordinates: Country United States State Florida County Monroe Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Morgan McPherson Area  - City  7. ... For further information, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: State California County Los Angeles County Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... For other uses, see Santa Monica (disambiguation). ... The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles is a college that is part of The Art Institutes system of educational institutions. ... Nickname: Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida. ... Nickname: City of Lakes Motto: En Avant (French: Lets go!) Location in Hennepin County and the state of Minnesota. ... The Art Institutes International Minnesota is an art college located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota on the corner of Hennepin Ave. ... Nickname: Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates: Country United States State Tennessee Counties Davidson County Founded: 1779 Incorporated: 1806 Government  - Mayor Bill Purcell (D) Area  - City  526. ... The Art Institute of Tennessee- Nashville – one of 32 Art Institutes nationwide, accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, is an applied arts college, providing bachelor’s degrees, associate’s degrees and diplomas in the creative fields. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ... Location of Santa Ana within Orange County, California. ... The Art Institute of California - Orange County, or AICOC, is a college located in Santa Ana, California that is part of The Art Institutes system of educational institutions. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... The Art Institute of Philadelphia is primarily located at 1622 Chestnut Avenue, however, they use several more buildings throughout the Center City District of Philadelphia, PA. They offer a wide variety of degrees in many different art programs taught by instructors who are experienced in specific art fields. ... Nickname: Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona Coordinates: Country United States State Arizona Counties Maricopa Incorporated February 25, 1881 Government  - Type Council-Manager  - Mayor Phil Gordon (D) Area  - City  515. ... Nickname: Motto: Benigno Numine (With the Benevolent Deity) Location in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Allegheny Founded November 25, 1758 Incorporated April 22, 1794 (borough)   March 18, 1816 (city) Government  - Mayor Luke Ravenstahl (D) Area  - City 151. ... The Art Institute of Pittsburgh was founded in 1921 and is the oldest and most storied of the Art Institutes throughout North America, serving as the headquarters for the others. ... Nickname: Motto: Benigno Numine (With the Benevolent Deity) Location in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Allegheny Founded November 25, 1758 Incorporated April 22, 1794 (borough)   March 18, 1816 (city) Government  - Mayor Luke Ravenstahl (D) Area  - City 151. ... The Art Institute Online (commonly abbreviated AiO) is the online branch of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. ... Nickname: Location in Multnomah County and the state of Oregon Coordinates: Country United States State Oregon County Multnomah County Incorporated February 8, 1851 Government  - Mayor Tom Potter Area  - City  145. ... The Art Institute of Portland is a college in Portland, Oregon, United States that grants bachelor and associate degrees in a number of disciplines including: Advertising, Apparel Design. ... The San Bernardino skyline viewed from Grand Terrace, California San Bernardino is the county seat of San Bernardino County, California, United States. ... Nickname: Location of San Diego within San Diego County Coordinates: Country United States State California County San Diego Founded July 16, 1769 Incorporated March 27, 1850 Government  - Mayor Jerry Sanders  - City Attorney Michael Aguirre  - City Council Scott Peters Kevin Faulconer Toni Atkins Tony Young Brian Maienschein Donna Frye Jim Madaffer... Nickname: Location of the City and County of San Francisco, California Coordinates: Country United States of America State California City-County San Francisco Government  - Mayor Gavin Newsom Area  - City  47 sq mi (122 km²)  - Land  46. ... The Art Institute of California - San Francisco (or AISF) is a college that is part of The Art Institutes system of educational institutions. ... Coordinates: Incorporated March 7, 1956  - Village President Al Larson Area    - Village 49. ... Nickname: Location of Seattle in King County and Washington Coordinates: Country United States State Washington County King County Incorporated December 2 1869 Government  - Type Mayor-council  - Mayor Greg Nickels (NP) Area  - City  142. ... The Art Institute of Seattle awards the Associate of Applied Arts degree in the fields of Animation Art & Design, Audio Production, Culinary Arts, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Graphic Design, Industrial Design Technology, Interior Design, Multimedia & Web Design, Photography, Video Production, and Visual Merchandising, as well as diploma programs in Baking... Nickname: Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... This article refers to the city in British Columbia, Canada. ... Arlington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia (which calls itself a commonwealth), directly across the Potomac River from Washington, DC. By an act of Congress July 9, 1846, the area south of the Potomac was returned to Virginia effective in 1847 As of 2000... Nickname: Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County York Incorporated  - Borough September 24, 1787  - City January 11, 1887 Government  - Mayor John Brenner Area  - City  5. ...

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The Art Institutes - definition of The Art Institutes in Encyclopedia (180 words)
The Art Institutes (often abbreviated as Ai) is a system of educational institutions for career preparation in the visual, creative, and applied arts, including design, media, fashion, and culinary programs.
There are 31 Art Institutes located in major cities across North America, and have over over 125,000 graduates.
The Art Institute of California — Orange County
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