Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

The Art Institute of New York City is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate’s degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and 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.

Notice to students and prospective students: Education Management Corporation campuses have been placed on probation by their accreditor, the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (“ACICS”), based on financial stability standards.

State Licensing

The Art Institute of New York City has received permission to operate from the State of New York Board of Regents State Education Department, 89 Washington Avenue, 5 North Mezzanine, Albany NY 12234, 518.474.2593.