The Art Institutes

The history of The Art Institutes is an offshoot of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, founded more than 85 years ago. For the last five years, the Art Institute Online has offered 14 creative-focused academic programs.

The Art Institute Online is a part of The Art Institutes–an organization with 32 education institutions located throughout North America. Like The Art Institute Online, fourteen of those affiliates provide online courses in design, media arts, fashion, culinary studies and other creative professions as well.

Bachelor's Degrees in the Arts available through the Art Institute Online include:

  • Advertising
  • Culinary Management
  • Fashion & Retail Management
  • Game Art & Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Interior Design
  • Interactive Media Design
  • Media Arts & Animation 

There are also Associate Degrees and Diplomas available in Design, programs focused on the Web, Graphics, Digital Design, Residential Planning and others. The Art Institute Online focuses not only on today's digital careers but on some of the coveted careers in the arts such as Advertising and Culinary Management. Whether you are interested in media arts, animation or the more traditional careers in hospitality management there is an education–and a career–waiting for you at The Arts Institutes.