Online Photography Schools

Insider tips for choosing and succeeding in the right school and career

School Surprises

"There Were Wonderful Online Classes...
The Arts Institute was a great online school! The professors were great and were readily available! The Art Institute had wonderful online classes and live and recorded aspects. I would recommend this online school to anyone! Their online student life website was great!" (Photographer; 2014)

Career: 8 years of experience, currently based in Michigan, male
School: Studied Photography at The Art Institute in Pennsylvania; completed Bachelor degree in 2012

"Photography Degree...
I learned what I needed for the real world - I got everything I needed to start my own business." (Photographer; 2013)

Career: 3 years of experience, currently based in Utah, male
School: Studied Photography at DeVry in Texas; completed Associate degree in 2010

"Attentive Staff At University Of Phoenix...
I was extremely surprised at how attentive the administrative staff was to my needs. They were very helpful for everything I was unsure of." (Photojournalist; 2014)

Career: 2 years of experience, currently based in District of Columbia, female
School: Studied Communications at University Of Phoenix in Arizona; completed Associate degree in 2012

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Best School Tips

"The Arts Institute Online Is Awesome...
The Software they provide you with from Adobe is a great software package! It takes some time getting used to but you can do so many awesome things with the software it's just AMAZING!" (Photographer; 2014)

"Get Organized For Success...
Make sure to organize your life before you start classes. It is very easy to fail a class because of outside distractions requiring attention. Organizing things before you start school is extremely helpful." (Photojournalist; 2014)

"Study hard and go to all classes." (Photographer; 2013)