Overview

Applicants
Acceptance Rate

Test Scores

SAT Reading
-
SAT Math
-
ACT Composite
-

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores
Application Essay
Recommendation(s)

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
20.5:1
Total Faculty
238
with Terminal Degree
105

120
Men
118
Women
60
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Diploma

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

Prominent Alumni


Ty Pennington
Trading Spaces, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Todd Annis
Executive Chef, Rainwater, Alpharetta, Ga.

Shao-Chung Huang
Art Director, Taiwan Public Television

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 15

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,570

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,600

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,500

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$6,375

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$2,211

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$23,535
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,700

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,768
Transportation for Commuters
$2,924

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
3,844
Out of State

International
Foreign Countries Represented
33

Demographics

45% female
55% male
84% are full time
16% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
9%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
9%

Campus Environment
Large Urban
Fire safety rating

Housing Options

Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
16
Number of Honor Societies
0

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
0

Sports

Athletic Division
Other


Student Services


LGBT Support Groups: HAVEN - support group

Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
63

Average Number of PC's per Lab
25

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
No

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Donna Scott
Vice President, Director of Admissions

Address
6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
100 Embassy Row
Atlanta, GA 30328

Phone
770-394-8300

Email
aiaadm@aii.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Gallery
Supply Store
Coffee Bar
Snack Bar
Creations Dining Lab
Entertainers perform in the coffee bar and reduced-price tickets are often available for events in Atlanta. The student affairs department also coordinates college community service programs and quarterly blood drives. Besides being enjoyable, student activities provide opportunities for making new friends and trying new experiences, as well as offering a great way to gain leadership experience.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Beyond the college, students can enjoy everything a major metropolitan area can offer, from clubs and concerts to galleries and museums, Braves baseball games to rollerblading in Piedmont Park. The High Museum of Art and the Michael C. Carlos Museum are wonderful resources for students of the applied arts, as are the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, the Museum of Contemporary Art Georgia, and the dozens of art galleries throughout the city. There are movies from Hollywood hits to underground art films to movies by new creative minds at Image Film and Video or Garden Hills Cinema. And there are terrific places to eat (about 8,000 at last count), from taquerias on Buford Highway to trendy caf s in Midtown and barbecue all over town.

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 30 min.

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
open house every quarter

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
N/A

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
shuttle buses to MARTA and college-sponsored housing

Driving Instructions to Campus
By automobile: From the south or downtown, take GA 400 north to exit 5A and bear right onto Abernathy Road. Turn left at the second light, Peachtree Dunwoody Road. The Embassy Row entrance is past the traffic light, about 1 blocks on the left. From the northern suburbs, take GA 400 south to exit 5 and turn left onto Abernathy Road. Turn left at the second light, Peachtree Dunwoody Road. The Embassy Row entrance is past the traffic light, about 1 blocks on the left. The Art Institute is the first building on the left. By public transportation: Take the MARTA rail North Springs line north to the Sandy Springs station. Follow signs to the pedestrian tunnel under Abernathy Road. Turn right as you come out of the MARTA exit. Walk block west on Abernathy Road and turn right onto Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Walk 1 blocks north to the Embassy Row complex on the left. The college is the first building on the left in Embassy Row.

Local Accommodations
Please see our Web site at www.aia.artinstitutes.edu for a list of local accommodations.
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Key Stats

Applicants
3,844
Size
Acceptance Rate

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