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Art Institutes

We're Going Non-profit*

The Art Institute of San Antonio, a branch of The Art Institute of Houston is in the process of becoming a part of The Dream Center Foundation.
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Art Institutes

Cheese Whizzes

Six teams from Ai campuses across the country were selected as finalists for the Emmi Roth Contest & Tour in "America's Dairyland."
Meet the winners
Art Institutes

Hey, Recent Graduates

Here's everything you need to know to start your creative journey. Classes start August 17.
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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.


Upcoming Events

Culinary Professional Panel

July 31, 2017
3:00 PM

Gain advice from culinary professionals on their success in the hospitality industry. Question/Answer format  -- Room TBD

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Don't Sweat It

August 1, 2017
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Don't Sweat It -- 2 to 3pm in Main Hallway

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Open House

July 29, 2017
10:00 AM

In here, everything is different.
Because different is everything.

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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 $17,500 toward a bachelor's degree.


Latest Happenings

College Bound
College Bound Schedule for 2017-2018 Released

Saturday morning for High School juniors and seniors has never been more engaging or inspiring.

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IIDA Win for AiSAN Interior & Product Design
A Trio of Interior Design Students win Design Contests

A trio of Interior Design students won the "Best of Show" AND "Best Use of Recyclable Materials" in the design contest for the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Texas/Oklahoma show on Friday, May 19th.

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Zoo La-La 2017 with AiSAN Culinary
Culinary Supports the 22nd Annual Zoo La-La Taste of San Antonio

The Art Institute of San Antonio, a branch campus of The Art Institute of Houston, supported the 22nd annual Zoo La-La event on May 11th for the San Antonio Zoo.

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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
Summer 2018

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.


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.