The Art Institute of Atlanta: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - PoorQuality: Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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The Art Institute of Atlanta is a private for-profit school with 3,370 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1949 and is one of the 39 schools and colleges located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at The Art Institute of Atlanta.

The Art Institute of Atlanta implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Graphic Design and Animation, Computer Science, Film and Acting, and Broadcasting. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
42%
The Art Institute of Atlanta student retention rate is very low at 42% (way below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The Art Institute of Atlanta is very low: 29%. About 3% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The Art Institute of Atlanta is reasonable - 25:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
Average tuition cost is fairly high, about $17,500 a year. The additional fees at The Art Institute of Atlanta beyond tuition are around $300, which comes to a total of $17,800 a year.

Read the details about The Art Institute of Atlanta additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
45%
As reported in recent government data, 1,355 applications were submitted and 613 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The Art Institute of Atlanta is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Art Institute of Atlanta and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (770) 394-8300 or check The Art Institute of Atlanta Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,000
The Art Institute of Atlanta provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Art Institute of Atlanta, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
The Art Institute of Atlanta offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is high, approximately $10,000 annually.

Based on the college crime data, The Art Institute of Atlanta appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Art Institute of Atlanta Location and Maps



Post Address: The Art Institute of Atlanta, 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328-1635, USA
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