AiCA-Sacramento Congratulates all Graduates of The Class of 2017
Art Institutes

We're Going Non-profit*

The Art Institute of California—Sacramento, a campus of Argosy University is in the process of becoming a part of The Dream Center Foundation.
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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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Tour the school and learn about our programs. And ask questions. Lots of questions. There's no better way to really get a feeling for what we're all about.


NEW Bachelor’s Degree Program in Software Development for Creative Technologies

Learn to conceive and create unique software and programming solutions for arts and entertainment, gaming, film, leisure, and business, with an emphasis on a dynamic user experience.

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NEW Bachelor's Degree Program in Marketing & Entertainment Management

An innovative curriculum to help prepare you for a career in managing and promoting entertainment and informational events for cultural venues, corporations, creative organizations, and more.

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Upcoming Events

Independence Day

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

Campus Closed - No Classes in session.

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ServSafe Certification

July 15, 2017
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

ServSafe® Food Protection Manager Certification

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Open House

July 29, 2017
10:00 AM

If you’re ready to break down walls,
start by opening one of our doors.

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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 $18,600 toward a bachelor's degree.


Latest Happenings

Sacramento Faculty Member Morgan Giles Explores Connections in Visual Culture

Morgan Giles, general education faculty at The Art Institute of California—Sacramento, explores through film the West’s perception of the East.

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College Bound
Sacramento to Offer College Bound Express

The Art Institutes announces "College Bound" Summer Express and Online Courses that provide high schoolers with college-level course experience.

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Emmi-Roth Culinary
UPDATE! Sacramento Culinary Student Enters Emmi-Roth & Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Recipe Contest

Sacramento culinary student Marshawn Watson and his coach/instructor Chef Macy Crist are entering the Emmi-Roth & Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Recipe Contest.

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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.