LCI Education network acquires The Art Institute of Vancouver, adding second Vancouver campus for students seeking job-ready skills in digital arts, fashion, interior design and culinary arts.
Today, the LCI Education network welcomes The Art Institute of Vancouver (AIV) to its growing family of private post-secondary institutions around the world. AIV employs experienced, industry professionals to teach job-ready skills to over 1,500 students in Digital & Media Arts, VFX & Game Design, Fashion, Interior Design and Culinary Arts.
“Acquiring leading private, post-secondary educational institutions is an important part of LCI’s strategy to become the world’s leading network of select private educational institutions, recognized for innovation, efficiency and results,” said Claude Marchand, CEO of LCI Education network. “AIV is joining a strong and stable Canadian organization that is driven by the needs of students, providing enriched opportunities for learning and skill development, instruction by leaders in the Vancouver creative industries, and access to international career services.”
In the past seven years, The Art Institute of Vancouver has been consistently named one of the top 10 undergraduate schools for video game design by the Princeton Review.
“Joining the LCI family provides AIV with support from respected private post-secondary institutions and further momentum for its progressive, industry-leading curricula,” said Brian Parker, The Art Institute of Vancouver, President.
More information about the acquisition can be found at www.lcieducation.com/welcomeaiv
We encourage you to visit the brand-new The Art Institute of Vancouver website where you can find their program offering, which includes 3 bachelor degrees, exciting news and upcoming events.