The Art Institutes (often abbreviated and stylized as commercial 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. Today there are forty-five Art Institutes located in major cities in North America, and have more than 125,000 graduates. The Art Institute Online, a division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, also has online courses available. The AI awards master’s, bachelor’s, associate’s degrees, and non-degree certificate program. AI is based in Pittsburgh and is a division of Education Management Corporation (EDMC). Educational accreditation of art institutions and their programs will vary between campuses and programs.
On this day the Institutes announced that it will help both domestic students and international students from universities in New Orleans, southern Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama universities. These universities were closed indefinitely after the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina. All students appeared, no houses and educational institutions. And the institutes decided to take these students and make them to continue studying.
All AI provides the international students both on-campus and online courses. This gives students the opportunity to continue their academic studies, even at the distance. They succeed in their academic careers during this semester of disruption. Students who complete their studies because of Hurricane Katrina may be registered with a finish of the Art Institutes. Thirty-one locations in the country where students can perform. International students can be registered for courses on a space available basis for the first semester.
This terrible event took place in 2005. That was the beginning of the semester, so students have paid their tuition. That is why the institutes will eliminate tuition for students who have already registered and paid their tuition at their home institutions for the first semester. But in the case when they have not yet paid their tuition at their home institution, they will, given the lesser of the current published tuition and fees at the home institution. The school president said that the AI has published tuition and fees for the first semester.
The chairman of the Art Institutes Dine Dave Paul said they would try to help poor students whose lives and education have been affected by Hurricane Katrina to help. He also said that the AI is the only way for students to continue their studies and to improve their skills. These institutes offer this initiative as the way to reach out to students in the Gulf Coast region whose lives are threatened by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
The Institutes is a group of thirty one (which was the number of institutes in 2005) higher education institutions located in North America. They offer a wide range of educational programs including audio production, culinary arts, culinary management, fashion design, fashion marketing, graphic design, industrial design technology, interior design, media arts and animation, multimedia & Web design, photography, restaurant management and video production . These are not all the programs that are offered are more in number. The institution offers many programs that are unavailable in other higher education institutions.
The AI operate in different cities throughout North America. There are representatives of the Art Institutes in Atlanta, Arlington, VA (as The Art Institute of Washington), Boston (as The New England Institute of Art), Charlotte, Chicago and Schaumburg, IL, Cincinnati (as The Art Institute of Ohio – Cincinnati), Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles (as The Art Institute of California – Los Angeles and California Design College), Miami (as Miami International University of Art & Design), Minneapolis, New York, Orange County, CA, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, Toronto, Vancouver (as The Art Institute of Vancouver, York, PA (as Bradley Academy of Visual Arts) and The Art Institute Online, a division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh.
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division, is a part of the AI system of schools with more than 40 locations throughout North America. The Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division was launched in 2000.Founded in 1921, the Institute of Pittsburgh supports online programs with more than 85 years of excellence. With 16 academic programs, The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division is the leader in online creative arts education. The Institute of Pittsburgh is accredited by the accreditation Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ASICS). The AI of Pittsburgh is authorized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to award Bachelor of Science and Associate of Science degrees. It offers courses that are designed using the same curriculum taught at the Institute of Pittsburgh. The big advantage is that you can attend class fully online and at any time in your busy schedule fits. At the Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division, you’re in control. At graduation you receive a degree or diploma from the Institute of Pittsburgh. You are invited to your graduation ceremony in Pennsylvania where you can walk in your cap and gown to attend. You can also join our portfolio review show, where you present your work to potential employers.
From this article have received information on creativity and a good organization of the institutes, which agreed that poor students who were threatened by Hurricane Katrina to help. They have lost their homes and places of education, but the Art Institutes gave them the opportunity to continue their training and got the opportunity to study. These institutions gave these students the opportunity to build their careers and make them succeed. These institutions made the act of kindness when they are present they have a chance of a successful life and career.