The Art Institute of Washington

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The Art Institute of Washington
The Art Institute of Washington logo.svg
Established 2000
Type Private College
President Todd Cunningham
Location Arlington, VA, USA
Website www.artinstitutes.edu/arlington

The Art Institute of Washington – 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. The Art Institutes system is a subsidiary of Education Management Corporation (EDMC), which is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Art Institute of Washington opened in January 2000 in The Ames Center at 1820 North Fort Myer Drive in Arlington, Virginia in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area [1]. The school is a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta [2] and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) [3].

Culinary program[edit]

The culinary program at the International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Washington has received notoriety from several local media outlets, including The Washington Post [4], The Washington Times [5], and WRC-TV, NBC’s Washington, D.C. affiliate [6] [7]. The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Washington offers three culinary-related degree programs and three culinary-related diploma programs.

Programs[edit]

Bachelor of Fine Arts Programs

Bachelor of Arts Programs

  • Advertising
  • Audio Production
  • Fashion & Retail Management
  • Visual & Game Programming

Bachelor of Science Programs

  • Culinary Arts Management
  • Food & Beverage Management

Associate in Arts Programs

Diploma Programs

  • Advertising Design
  • Commercial Photography
  • Culinary Arts- Baking & Pastry
  • Culinary Arts- Culinary Skills
  • Digital Design
  • Video Skills
  • Web Design

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 38°53′45.6″N 77°4′21″W / 38.896000°N 77.07250°W / 38.896000; -77.07250