About The Art Institutes

About us

As a leader in online creative arts education, The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division provides a supportive creative community that offers you the education, guidance, and technical know-how you need to pursue your passion and to thrive as a creative professional in fashion, design, media or culinary management.

As part of The Art Institutes—a system of schools with more than 50 locations across North America—we build on more than 85 years of excellence in delivering creative arts programs designed to help you succeed.


  • We provide a distinctive, quality education.
  • We embrace student success.
  • We respect students, faculty and staff.
  • We engage our communities.
  • We support sustainable growth and strategic investment.


The Art Institute of Pittsburgh’s vision is to be America’s leader in creative education.

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Mission Statement

To provide an education in design, media arts and culinary that prepares students for individual and professional success.

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Are you ready to build on your natural creative talents and ideas? Get started by telling us a little bit about yourself and what program most interests you!


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