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The Academy of Art University

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 7/5
Student Surveys
(in Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc)
12
Males: 7, Females: 5
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.1
 

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.4 High
Actual difficulty:3.5 Medium
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English20-30%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc:

Although the price is high it is well worth it if you apply yourself. The amount of knowledge to be gained is limited only by how much effort you put ...
review of art school What it takes to be successful From my own personal experience, becoming a successful professional artist, requires you to be a...
I wish I could have left this school. They lied about their program and they flat out lied about being accredited. Once I found out that I COULD NOT T...
College students need to understand that a college education is not necessarily a guarantee of a successful career. They need to learn proper work et...
This is a school where cliche's really shine. "You get what you give" right up at top, the instructors aren't here to hold your hand, they are here t...
I will admit, 70% of the instructors are great. But 30% of faulty instructors is too high of a rate for 2 reasons. 1. The University highers instr...
In one of the summer classes I paid $1,700.00 for a 8 week class. The instructor took 2 weeks to critique the completed assignments. In an 8 week clas...
review of art school What it takes to be successful From my own personal experience, becoming a successful professional artist, requires you to be a...
I've gone to a public school, nice, easy going, cheap. but the grading was on a curve, progression was slow, always got A's. was not taught how to sel...
I would advise against this school. They are for profit to the extreme. I wasted alot of my time and money to try to attend but I got screwed over o...
AAC is not an art school. They do not help students to develop their creativity. To the contrary, they encourage students to SUPRESS THEIR CREATIVIT...
It costs a lot to go here. be ready for that. It's a good school and I don't regret going here. I do think that the student populations are not taught...
I love the Academy. The classes are very helpful and my advisor is helpful and I like the dorms and the food is pretty good and most of the buildings ...
I love attending AAU so far, the classes are competitive, useful, they offer a lot of help for students. I would reccomend coming here, but only if yo...
#academyofartuniversity: This "school" is really like the walmart of educational institutions. Greedy and profit-based. Everyone on the top is out to ...
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