Art Institutes

Open House June 28

You're invited to experience our Culinary Programs at this special Open House.
Art Institutes

High School Senior?

Join more than 2,000 Creative Warriors who are planning to begin their education in our classrooms on July 10.
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Upcoming Events


June 24, 2017
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Bring your family, your friends, and most importantly yourself to one last event before your creative education begins. This event is for applicants only. Check in at 9:30am.

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July 6, 2017
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Get to know your campus and its resources to prepare you for a successful stay at Ai Colorado.

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Culinary Open House

June 28, 2017
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Heat up your passion for cooking and get ready to learn about the culinary programs here at The Art Institute of Colorado.

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You’ve got a passion to make it in the creative arts. We can help make it happen—with options like The Art Grant that awards students up to $17,500 toward a bachelor's degree.


Latest Happenings

Bortier Profile
Judi Bortier - Student of the Quarter

Judi Bortier is a current Fashion Marketing & Management (BA) student whom was chosen as the student of the quarter for her program. We recently sat down with Bortier to talk about her Ai experience.

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Fashion Students Execute a Fashion Show for a Great Cause

The Art Institute of Colorado Fashion Design and Fashion Marketing & Management students partnered with local non-profit Furry Little World & Denver Animal Shelter to create a Fashion Show for a great cause.

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Art Institute of Colorado students and alumni participate to make the 13th Annual Paper Fashion Show a success.

Forty design teams from across Denver created and sent their paper designs, constructed of no less than 90% paper, down the runway.

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College Bound

College Bound
Campus Program
Saturday Classes Offered Year Round

Saturday morning for High School juniors and seniors has never been more engaging or inspiring.  Take a course, develop a portfolio which can be used to request proficiency credit* toward a degree at an Art Institutes school, which can save time and money.  Invite friends and family to a closing Showcase.

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College Bound Express
College Bound Express
Camp Creativity from June 19 - 30

Join this immersive experience and you can complete a College Bound course in just two weeks.  Make this your summer to prove you’ve got what it takes and join your fellow creatives!  Open Lab times available all week followed by a Showcase.

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College Bound Online
Online Courses
Prefer Online? Don't Live Near Campus?

You and other High School juniors and seniors can challenge yourself in an online course, with all the same benefits as a campus-based course, including the opportunity to build a portfolio that you can use to request proficiency credit* toward a degree at an Art Institutes school, which can save time and money.

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* Students who successfully complete a course will receive a certificate of completion. College Bound courses are non-credit bearing and do not transfer into our academic program offerings or the offerings of any other institution. However as part of the course you will have the opportunity to develop a portfolio that you are able to request proficiency credit. Proficiency credit is awarded based on the proficiency credit policy defined in an institution’s academic catalog. The cost of the College Bound courses varies between $325 and $350. This cost is waived for any student that has an application and completed essay on file with the school. Check with the school you are interested in attending for exceptions and details, as not all programs are offered at all locations. Individual location participation is subject to change.