Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

The Art Institute of Charleston is a branch campus of The Art Institute of Atlanta. The Art Institute of Atlanta is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of The Art Institute of Atlanta.

State Licensing

The Art Institute of Charleston, a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta, is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (1122 Lady St, Suite 300, Columbia, SC 29201, 803-737-2260; www.che.sc.gov). Licensure indicates that minimum standards have been met; it is not equal to or synonymous with regional or specialized accreditation.