Why Choose Art Instruction Schools?

A Long and Distinguished History
Since its founding in 1914, Art Instruction Schools has enjoyed a growth in popularity and success to become one of the most extensive art education programs available. Read a message from our president.

Recognized and Accredited
Art Instruction Schools is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council, a nationally recognized accrediting agency listed by the U.S. Department of Education.

Distance Education Works
Distance education is an established, proven means of developing new skills. Since it’s beginning, well over 130 million men and women have benefited from the efficiency and convenience of distance education courses. Learn on your schedule, at your convenience.

Professional Instruction
Our Art Instructors are all professional artists with a wide variety of experience and specialties. Art Instruction Schools is licensed by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education. All lesson assignments are reviewed by degreed Art Instructors.

Easy Accessibility
If you feel you need more help, or have questions about a particular assignment, your Instructor and Student Services Staff are available by mail or phone.

Our Graduates
We are recognized as the premier home study art school in the country — largely due to the success of our graduates.