Military Students

Finding your path after a military career can be challenging. We recognize and appreciate your service to our country, and we know you bring a lot to the table. Let us help you afford college and discover what a creative career means for you.

Do you have questions about class scheduling, financial aid or job placement? We’re here to help. Check out specific military services for you below, schedule a free tour of the campus, or email us your questions to get this process started. We can help you make a smooth transition into a career you’ll love.

More Information for Military Students

Evening Degree Programs, Convenient Schedules and Flexible Enrollment Periods

You lead a busy life, and we know flexibility is key when it comes to getting your degree. That’s why our photography, video and film, graphic design media, web and interactive design and illustration programs are designed to fit your active lifestyle.
We make it easier to get your degree with:

  • EVENING ONLY programs, 6-10 pm Mondays – Thursdays
  • OR Morning (8-12) and afternoon (1-5) classes to fit your schedule
  • January, May or September start dates so you can start when you’re ready
  • Online general education classes to cut your commute
  • Prime location – strategically built just north of Downtown Nashville – one hour from Fort Campbell.
  • Free Fridays – Nossi offers no Friday classes because we offer an open study day to access classrooms, studios, and labs

Financial Aid Options for Veterans

You’ve got options when it comes to paying for college, with federal and state financial aid, plus special student loans set aside just for veterans and their spouses. How do you know what’s right for you? We can help you sort through options to make college affordable, including:

  • Financial aid for veterans and reservists, accepting Veterans Chapters 30, 33, 35, 1606 and 1607
  • Includes GI Bill Benefits and Tuition Assistance for Reservists
  • Assistance for military spouses through Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA)
  • Together Program to audit classes for free – stay fresh in your industry, long after graduation
  • Zero interest payment opportunities
  • Low tuition rates for both in-state and out-of-state students, plus no out-of-state fees!

Plus, our fixed-tuition policy means your tuition will never go up while you’re an active student. Schedule a free tour to learn more!

Hands-on Learning from Creative Pros

We know you thrive on hands-on learning, so we focus on giving you practical skills you can start using on day one.

We only hire active, creative professionals for our team of instructors, which means you’ll learn directly from experts what it takes to work in—and even run—creative businesses in Nashville. Learn more about our instructors and how their experience can help you be successful.

Job Placement

Nossi’s Career Services Department helped 95% of graduating seniors find a job in 2013. Just like our previous students, you’ll be ready as soon as you graduate to make the most of Nashville’s growing creative sector, projected to grow by almost 20% in the next 10 years. It’s just one reason Forbes ranked Nashville sixth nationwide for Best Big Cities for Jobs in 2014!**

You’ll also get special opportunities to network with leading Nashville businesses and organizations, such as the American Advertising Federation, Ad2 Nashville, Nashville American Marketing Association, Young Entertainment Professionals and the Nashville Chamber of Commerce. Make crucial connections now – before you graduate.

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. Nossi admissions team is here to help with any questions you have!

Off-Campus Housing

Nossi is excited to introduce off-campus housing through Collegiate Housing Services. This concierge service is designed to remove the stress of finding housing for college. Discover affordable housing options and enjoy perks such as single monthly payments, a roommate finder, fun amenities and a student activities group, connecting you with fellow Nossi students.  Have questions now? Check out our housing page!

All Access: Your backstage pass to a creative career

Nossi All Access gives you a chance to pursue exclusive work opportunities before you earn your degree. You’ll work alongside Nashville’s creative elite, and build a portfolio filled with brag-worthy work.

It’s exactly what you need to graduate fully equipped for a creative career: experienced, connected and ready to use your skills in a job you love.

*Financial aid is available to those who qualify
* job placement assistance available for all graduates. Institutional placement total for 2013 was 95%.
** source

Summer Semester begins May 6

Now Accepting Master Program Applications for Fall 2019

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