The Art Institute of Phoenix

Phoenix, AZ 85021
Closed or stopped accepting new students in 2019. For more information check U.S. Department of Education closed schools page.

The Art Institute of Phoenix is one of the 26 private 4-year, for-profit colleges in Arizona. Its campus is small in size and located in Phoenix. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 41% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Art Institute of Phoenix's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $17,316, and fees were $94. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,316 and $94 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate28%

Nursing Programs Offered

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0.94 miles away
Brown Mackie College-Phoenix
2.74 miles away
Grand Canyon University
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University of Phoenix-Arizona
13.99 miles away
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson
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Brown Mackie College-Tucson
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ITT Technical Institute-Henderson
239.52 miles away
Ashford University
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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
03/31/2008 - Current
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/2005 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$481/credit
In State Students$481/credit
Out of State Students$481/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $21,645 $21,645 $21,645
ADN 70 $33,670 $33,670 $33,670
BSN 125 $60,125 $60,125 $60,125
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 96% of The Art Institute of Phoenix's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 71% $4,281
Other Federal Grant 28% $1,029
State Grant & Scholarships 1% $3,250
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 88% $3,261
Federal Student Loans 88% $8,128
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$19,182
$30,001 to $48,000$20,590
$48,001 to $75,000$21,928
$75,001 to $110,000$23,862
Over $110,000$24,670

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien
Two or more races

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Sigma Theta Tau Nursing International Scholarship

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Ruth E. Nicolls Memorial Nursing Scholarship

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Jory Dorman Memorial Scholarship

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Arizona Hazlewood Memorial Scholarship

Applicants must be students at Northern Arizona University pursuing a degree in nursing. Students must demonstrate financial need.

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arizona state board of nursing.

The Art Institute of Phoenix
2233 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021

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