High School Seniors


Most high school students are fine with traditional colleges and typical careers. But you’re different.

You have a desire to be an artist and turn your talents into a full-time career. For 45 years, students just like you have chosen Nossi as the starting point to build their creative careers.

Now it is your turn. Discover what makes Nossi different.

Apply Now to Earn Your Art Degree

Nashville’s creative community is on fire, and like the city itself, opportunities are growing for talented artists with college degrees. Nossi College can help you discover the perfect art career for you. Learn more about earning a degree in Photography, Video & Film, Graphic Design, Web & Interactive Design, Illustration or Culinary Arts. If you’re different, this is where you belong.

Got questions? Check out our degree programs, schedule your free tour or ask us a question.


All Access: Your Backstage Pass to a Creative Career

At Nossi, the classroom is just one part of a larger college experience. All Access connects students with opportunities to work on creative and promotional materials for Nashville’s hottest events, so you can build your portfolio doing what you love.

All Access is more than an internship. It’s a chance to work alongside Nashville’s creative elite, for big-name clients and local events like CMA Fest, Musician’s Corner, the American Lung Association, Lightning 100 and much more.

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Pro Instructors

Our instructors don’t just teach, they’re also creative professionals. Combined, they have over 1,000 years of real-world experience. See what an art-inspired career is really like by learning from actual fashion and wedding photographers, art directors, book illustrators and designers who run their own businesses and work for leading companies and organizations.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Nossi can help you figure out how to pay for college, with options that include:

Learn more about Nossi College of Art's Tuition Rates.

When you schedule your tour, we can go over all your options. Book today. 

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. 

Job and Career Assistance

Forbes ranked Nashville third nationwide for Best Big Cities for Jobs in 2018.* Plus, Nashville is ranked fourth in the top 20 for Vibrant Arts Community**.

“Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN, has long been known for its expansive music scene, but the emergence of world-class visual arts and fashion has put Nashville – Music City – on the map as an artistic and culturally rich destination.” – NCAR Arts Vibrancy Index Report

Nossi College Career Services Department

Nossi’s Career Services Department can prepare you for this energetic job market with mock interviews, career training, mentoring and lifetime job placement assistance. Nossi graduates leave here prepared to enter their chosen field with confidence.

* Forbes, 2018
** 2018 Vibrancy Index Report from SMU’s National Center for Arts Research (NCAR) today released its fourth annual Arts Vibrancy Index

Portfolio Requirements

The degree programs at Nossi College of Art have different requirements for acceptance. Students must submit work to be eligible and accepted to attend Nossi College of Art. Discover the requirements needed for each program here. Start the email process with Nossi’s admissions team who is here to help with any of your college questions.

Off-Campus Housing

Nossi is excited to introduce off-campus housing through Music City Housing. This service is designed to remove the stress of finding housing for college. Discover affordable housing options and enjoy perks such as single monthly payments, fun amenities and a student activities group, connecting you with fellow Nossi students. Have questions now? Click here for more info!

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Summer Semester begins Monday, May 10

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