Tuition fees are different for each Art Institute; for example, the 2014-2015 tuition at The Art Institute of Houston is $17,668 per academic year, $4,417 per quarter or $488 per credit hour. An academic year consists of three quarters. In-state and out-of-state tuition cost is equal.
As of 2014-2015, tuition at The Art Institute of Atlanta costs $17,596 for a full academic year, $4,399 per quarter or $486 per credit hour. The cost to attend The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles was $18,648 for the 2014-2015 academic year. In 2015-2016, tuition at the Kansas City Art Institute is $17,560 per semester or $35,120 per year.