Art Institutes

Online Bachelor’s Degrees


Why is a Bachelor’s degree important?

Bachelor’s degree programs can prepare to you to enter your creative career with an in-depth, well-rounded understanding of your area of study, going from theory all the way to execution. Earning a bachelor’s degree can also help you enhance your existing career and make you stand out from other applicants in the job market.

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division bachelor’s degree programs start with Foundations courses that introduce fundamental concepts in art and design—including color, composition, design, perspective, and basic drawing skills—as well as in the areas of business and digital technology. After completing those courses, you can continue into core program courses that can help you develop and refine skills and advanced knowledge specific to your creative career interests.

The bachelor’s degree curriculum also includes general education courses designed to provide a broad foundation of communications, problem solving, and critical thinking skills that can prove valuable throughout your personal and professional life. 

What are the advantages of getting a Bachelor’s degree online?

Earning your bachelor’s degree online gives you increased flexibility over when and where you learn. With an online bachelor’s degree program, there’s no need to live near or on a college campus; the online classroom is available from the comfort of your home or anywhere else you have access to the internet and a computer. This allows you to arrange your time in class around your existing work, family, and personal responsibilities.

Why should students apply for a Bachelor’s degree at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division?

The online bachelor degree programs from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Online Division can prepare you with the skills and knowledge you’ll need for the real-world work of a creative arts career. Here, you’ll receive individualized attention from knowledgeable, supportive instructors, many of whom hold terminal degrees and remain professionally active in the fields they teach.* 

While you earn a bachelor’s degree online, you can gain hands-on experience with industry software and produce work you can include in a professional portfolio. Within the online classroom, you can also interact closely with your peers—creative, passionate individuals who share similar goals—and build valuable connections that can last a lifetime. Request information on the online bachelor’s program that interests you or apply today to get started.

Online Bachelor’s Degrees Offered:

Visual Design

Online Graphic & Web Design (BS)
Online Web Design & Interactive Media (BS)

Interior Design

Online Interior Design (BS)


Online Advertising (BS)

Animation & Effects

Online Media Arts & Animation (BS)


Online Digital Photography (BS)

Gaming & Technology

Online Game Art & Design (BS)


Online Fashion Marketing & Management (BS)


Online Culinary Management (BS)
Online Hotel & Restaurant Management (BS)