The Art Institute of Charlotte

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The Art Institute of Charlotte
Type for-profit
Established 1973
President Thomas Scheer
Location Charlotte, North Carolina, USA 1738
Website www.artinstitutes.edu/charlotte/

The Art Institute of Charlotte is one of The Art Institutes, a system of more than 30 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, which is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Founded in 1973 as the American Business & Fashion Institute, the college joined The Art Institutes system of schools in 1999 and changed its name to The Art Institute of Charlotte[1] The Art Institute of Charlotte is located at 2110 Water Ridge Parkway in Charlotte, North Carolina and is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).[2]

The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham is a branch of The Art Institute of Charlotte. The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham is owned by The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham, Inc. The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Art Institutes International, LLC.

Some of The Art Institute of Charlotte’s students, alumni and professors have been interviewed or profiled in media outlets such as The Charlotte Observer,[3] The San Jose Mercury News,[4] and NBC affiliate WCNC-TV.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us: History & Mission: The Art Institute of Philadelphia - The Art Institute of Charlotte". Artinstitutes.edu. Retrieved 2012-11-06. 
  2. ^ [1] Archived March 18, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ [2] Archived October 12, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "Four-star pork belly - San Jose Mercury News". Mercurynews.com. Retrieved 2012-11-06. 
  5. ^ [3][dead link]

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Coordinates: 35°11′1″N 80°55′35″W / 35.18361°N 80.92639°W / 35.18361; -80.92639