Welcome to The Art Institute of California—Sacramento
No matter which career path you choose, there's never been a better time to follow it to a creative career—starting with education from The Art Institute of California—Sacramento. We can help you to develop the tools you need to build the future you want.
Our school occupies approximately 45,000 square feet, including classrooms, studios, laboratories, offices, student lounges, a library, and an exhibition gallery. Class size is limited to 35 students in lab sessions and 40 students in lecture sessions.
Sacramento's metropolitan population of over 2 million means that students have access to recreation and the arts. A former gold rush town, Sacramento is now the fourth largest city in California. In addition to state government, the city is a major transportation and commerce hub linking the east with California's coastal cities. It is also a major cultural hub, with playhouses, ballet, concert venues and two professional basketball teams.
In 2012, the eight Art Institute of California campuses (San Diego, Los Angeles, Hollywood, Inland Empire, Orange County, San Francisco, Sacramento, and Sunnyvale) combined to create a single college of art and design within the Argosy University system, known as The Art Institute of California—a college of Argosy University. As part of the transition, The Art Institute of California campuses changed their national accreditation to regional accreditation status. Argosy University, is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Colleges and Schools (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org).
- Established in 2007, The Art Institute of California—Sacramento is part of The Art Institute of California—a college of Argosy University and provides career-oriented education programs in design, media arts, fashion and culinary.
- Location, weather and quality of life are just a few of the things that make Sacramento a great place to live, study and work.
- The school facilities include classrooms, studios, labs, offices, student lounges, a library and an exhibition gallery.
- Greater Sacramento has been cited as one of the five “most livable” regions in America and the city was cited by Time magazine as America’s most integrated.