Art Schools In Arizona

There are 30 accredited art schools in Arizona for faculty who teach art classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in art in the state of Arizona, which encompasses art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art
  • Bachelors degree in Art
  • Masters degree in Art
  • PhD degree in Art


Schools

  1. Collins College

    4750 S 44th Place, Phoenix, Arizona 85040

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  2. Arizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Arizona Western College

    2020 S. Avenue 8E, Yuma, Arizona 85365-8834

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  4. University of Arizona

    1401 E University, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0066

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. The Art Center Design College-Tucson

    2525 N Country Club Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85716

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  6. Cochise College

    4190 W Highway 80, Douglas, Arizona 85607-9724

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  7. Eastern Arizona College

    615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552-0769

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  8. Glendale Community College in Glendale, AZ

    6000 W Olive Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85302

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  9. GateWay Community College in Phoenix

    108 N. 40th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85034

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  10. Mesa Community College

    1833 W Southern Ave, Mesa, Arizona 85202

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  11. Mohave Community College

    1971 Jagerson Ave, Kingman, Arizona 86409-1238

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  12. Dine College

    Tsaile, Arizona 86556

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  13. Northern Arizona University

    Knoles Drive, Babbitt Administrative Center, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011-4132

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  14. Northland Pioneer College

    2251 E. Navajo Blvd., Holbrook, Arizona 86025-0610

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  15. Ottawa University-Phoenix

    10020 North 25th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85021

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  16. Phoenix College

    1202 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, Arizona 85013

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  17. Pima Community College

    401 North Bonita Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85709-5000

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  18. Prescott College

    220 Grove Ave, Prescott, Arizona 86301

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  19. Rio Salado College

    2323 W 14th St, Tempe, Arizona 85281

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  20. Scottsdale Community College

    9000 E Chaparral Rd, Scottsdale, Arizona 85256

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  21. South Mountain Community College

    7050 S 24th St, Phoenix, Arizona 85040

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  22. Yavapai College

    1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, Arizona 86301

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  23. Paradise Valley Community College

    18401 N 32nd St, Phoenix, Arizona 85032

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  24. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

    2626 E Pecos Rd, Chandler, Arizona 85225-2499

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  25. Estrella Mountain Community College

    3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, Arizona 85323-1000

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  26. American Institute of Interior Design

    13014 N. Saguaro Blvd., Suite 206, Fountain Hills, Arizona 85268

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  27. Coconino County Community College

    2800 S. Lone Tree Rd., Flagstaff, Arizona 86001-2701

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  28. The Art Institute of Phoenix

    2233 W Dunlap Ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85021-2859

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  29. East Valley Institute of Technology

    1601 W Main St, Mesa, Arizona 85201

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  30. The Art Institute of Tucson

    5099 E. Grant Rd. #100, Tucson, Arizona 85712

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Art Employment

Arizona 830
National 78,930

Of all of the art professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for Art professionals In Arizona

460 380 490 480 540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Art is a growing field in Arizona. In 2010 there were 80 more art professionals working in Arizona than there were in 2006. Thus, in Arizona, this field has grown by 17% in four years. This growth is faster than the national trend for art professionals which shows a 2% decrease in the number of art professionals working around the nation.

Art VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$43,063 $40,248 $44,075 $32,002 $53,772
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of art professionals is growing, the salaries paid to art professionals are increasing in Arizona. In 2006 art professionals made a mean salary of $43,063 per year, and in 2010 they made $53,772 per year.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Arizona

10th percentile
$27,722
25th percentile
$31,892
50th percentile
$42,892
75th percentile
$60,775
90th percentile
$78,658

This represents a 20% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Arizona, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of art. The pay differential between the highest paid art professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 184%

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Arizona

Animation
$48,423
Art
$54,914
Design
$48,397
Drafting
$50,658
Film
$29,808
Graphic Design
$43,480
Visual Communications
$42,422
Web Design
$43,480

In Arizona, art professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Art programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona

associate
40
bachelor
34
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
34
Total114

As the number of art professionals is increasing in Arizona state, the number of students graduating from the 30 accredited art schools in Arizona state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 2,010 art graduates from art courses in Arizona and in 2010 there were 4,477 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of art school degree or certificate graduates in Arizona by 123%. Most of these graduates, or 35%, earned a associate's degree in art.

Art Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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