Art Institutes


Welcome to The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

Erika Fleming

A Message from Interim President Erika Fleming

Welcome to The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale.

We are committed to providing our students with an exciting and challenging journey of learning, exploration, and potential for accomplishment. You will have the opportunity to see your talents grow, your mind enriched, and your creative spirit soar. This is where you can learn to reach your goals.

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale is located in the heart of the city and is committed to contributing to the needs of its diverse community while preserving its unique heritage. The college will offer you opportunities to explore, participate, and contribute to its growth and development, thus enriching your own life experience. Ai Fort Lauderdale encompasses a diverse population representing all walks of life and cultures from over 60 countries, providing you with a live medium in which you can expand your culture and knowledge.

Our staff are composed of qualified professionals dedicated to working with you by emphasizing your academic success and our outstanding, credentialed faculty is qualified by professional preparation and field-related experience. Our instructors adhere to a philosophy of providing quality education and nurturing each student’s potential in a learner-centered environment along with the technology to support our programs.

In like manner, we ask that you dedicate yourself to the college and your studies and assume responsibility by involving yourself in all that we have to offer. You have a unique opportunity to learn from experts in the field in a hands-on environment while cultivating professional contacts and lifelong friendships.

Most importantly, keep in mind that we are here to assist you, develop and cultivate your skills, and offer you the techniques necessary to excel in your educational and career goals.

Erika Fleming,
M.S. Institutional President for Florida, North Carolina and Texas
President Miami International University of Art & Design