Atlanta Institute of Music and Media
Duluth, GA 30096


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 142
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Atlanta Institute of Music and Media is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 64 applications and 54 students were granted admission. Atlanta Institute of Music and Media is at the #52 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
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Tuition & Fees

Atlanta Institute of Music and Media calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $23,520 (24% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

Average Net Price
National Average = $18,092
In State Tuition
National Average = $18,962
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $18,962
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of Atlanta Institute of Music and Media's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 90% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,152 (which is 51.2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Atlanta Institute of Music and Media in 2016-2017, was 92, which is 90% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,717 (which is 37.3% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,407
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,529
Financial aid
National Average = 88%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Atlanta Institute of Music and Media has enrolled a total of 142 students (104 students full-time and 38 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 94% men and 6% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 53%

Black/African American: 30%

Hispanic: 8%

Two or more races: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Atlanta Institute of Music and Media.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Visual And Performing Arts 70% 107
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Atlanta Institute of Music and Media full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Atlanta Institute of Music and Media graduates 6 years after enrollment is $14,400. Last year, out of the total 229 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 165 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 244 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 173 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $14,400 $16,900
Employment Rate 72% 71%
Total Graduates 229 244

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Atlanta Institute of Music and Media.

Gwinnett College-Lilburn
4.2 mile away
The Creative Circus
17.9 mile away
Portfolio Center
19.6 mile away