The Art Institute of Portland - Bachelor's Degree

The school is a part of The Art Institutes, owned by Education Management Corporation (EDMC), a private for-profit corporation headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was formerly named Bassist College and was acquired by EDMC in 1998. Bassist was founded in 1963 by Norma and Donald Bassist as a fashion institute for women. In 2009, they added a culinary arts program, offering degrees in culinary management and culinary arts, as well as a diploma in baking and pastry.

  • Average Tuition USD 30,573

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The mission of The Art Institute of Portland is to prepare students for creative careers by providing a quality academic experience shaped by evolving technologies, the liberal arts and sciences, and the needs of the global marketplace.

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  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Animation

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical skills of Animation. The program offers courses that focus on graphic design; digital animation; motion graphics; 3D visualization; game and interactive media design; music and sound design; video production; web design; and photography.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Culinary Management

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of topics related to business; management; finance; economics; marketing; customers operations; communication; information technology; business policy; and strategy.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Design Management

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and computer-aided design.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Digital Film & Video

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical analysis of film; and the principles of filmmaking and film production.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Graphic & Web Design

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of Graphic Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artistic and computer-based techniques; printmaking; concepts sketching; technical drawing; color theory; imaging; studio technique; still and life modeling; multimedia applications; and commercial art business operations.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Interior Design

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program offers a wide range of courses that focus on the study of art history; art theory and criticism; performing arts; 2D art; 3D art; digital art; photography, and architectural modelmaking.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Media Arts & Animation

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of Media Production. The program offers courses that focus on the study of computer and telecommunications technologies and processes; the design and development of digital communications; marketing and distribution; digital communications regulation, law, and policy; digital media; documentary-making; film-making; and TV production.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Photography

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Photography. The program offers courses that focus on the fundamental technologies and techniques in digital and analogue photography through a mix of practical workshops, lectures and independent projects.

  • 1122 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    Visual & Game Programming

    USD 17,000 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computer Applications. The program offers courses that focus on the study of basic computer design and architecture; programming; challenges of specific computer applications; component and system maintenance; inspection procedures; hardware and software problem diagnosis and repair; and report preparation.

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    The Art Institute of Portland is located in the heart of Portland's creative Pearl District.

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