The Art Institute of Atlanta

Atlanta, GA
University Website: www.artinstitutes.edu/atlanta
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The Art Institute of Atlanta – Decatur is one of The Art Institutes, a system of more than 40 for-profit educational institutions located throughout North America, providing education in design, media arts, fashion and culinary arts.

Established in 2007, The Art Institute of Atlanta – Decatur is a satellite location of The Art Institute of Atlanta . The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported that the Decatur Business Association welcomes the foot traffic and restaurant patronage that the school’s students will provide to businesses in downtown Decatur .

Located at One West Court Square in Decatur, Georgia on the east side of the greater Atlanta area, The Art Institute of Atlanta – Decatur is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) .

The Art Institutes system is a subsidiary of Education Management Corporation, which is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Fast Facts

  • Private for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $17,496.00 avg tuition

6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
Atlanta, GA 30328-1635
(770) 394-8300

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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The Art Institute of Atlanta

Statistics:
Applied 1,189
Admitted 514 43%
Enrolled total 470
Full Time: 346
Part Time 124
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 42%
4-year graduation rate 17%
6-year graduation rate 28%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

The Art Institute of Atlanta

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $17,496.00 $17,496.00 $17,496.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $486.00 $486.00 $486.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,968.00 $5,613.00 $8,358.00
Other Expenses $5,064.00 $6,327.00 $8,358.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,500.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 97%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,407.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 91%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,688.00

The Art Institute of Atlanta

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects X
Recording Arts Technology/Technician X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Graphics X
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design X X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef X
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X X
Commercial Photography X X
Game and Interactive Media Design X
Graphic Design X X
Illustration X
Interior Design X

Scholarships for Students in Georgia

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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