Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

The Art Institute of Las Vegas is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas, associate’s degrees, and bachelor’s degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 1.202.336.6780.

The Art Institute of Las Vegas is a branch of The Art Institute of Phoenix located in Phoenix, AZ.

Notice to students and prospective students: The Drafting Technology and Design academic associate’s program and the Fashion and Retail Management bachelor’s program at the Art Institute of Las Vegas have been placed on student achievement show-cause by their accreditor, the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (“ACICS”), due to material noncompliance with its retention and placement rate standard of 60%.

Programmatic Accreditation

The Interior Design program leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, www.accredit-id.org, 206 Grandville Ave., Ste. 350, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. The Associate of Science in Baking & Pastry, Associate of Science in Culinary Arts and Bachelor of Arts in Culinary Management programs are accredited by The Accrediting Commission of the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation.

State Licensing

The Art Institute of Las Vegas is licensed to operate by the Commission on Postsecondary Education; 8778 South Maryland Parkway, Suite 115, Las Vegas NV 89123; 1.702.486.7330.