Information on tuition, fees, estimated additional expenses, and payment plans for the 2022-23 academic year are outlined below. Power of Paint Art Academy & Management (POP Art Academy) reserves the right to adjust these costs at the end of each academic year with two months’ notice to students.
(9–15 WEEKS PER SEMESTER, 4 SEMESTER/YEAR) After being accepted, each applicant must submit a $100 tuition deposit to reserve their slot at POP Art. This deposit will be applied to the first semester's tuition; and, or students enrolling in the fall semester, this fee is non-refundable after May 1.
Each semester, classes last anywhere 9 and 15 weeks.
Payment options include direct debit/credit card transactions, Paypal, CashApp, Square, and invoices that are attached to your account and emailed to you each semester.
Please be aware that all payment methods—with the exception of CashApp—have processing fees.
Participants paying in full will receive a 20% discount ($1,891). Otherwise, the full cost of tuition is $2,364 annually.
Tuition and fee payments can be sent, made online, over the phone, or in person.
At least two months before the beginning of each semester, semester bills are posted to students' online accounts and an email reminder is sent to all students.
Tuition is assessed to students in accordance with their enrollment status.
Students are in charge of making arrangements for account payments by the specified due dates.
Fall semester tuition due: July 1
Spring: due January 1
Summer: due April 1
Fall: August 1
Note that these expenses are merely estimates. Books, tools, and other supplies can all be used by students as they see fit to complete their coursework. Although POP Art has equipment and resources available for use, it is still the student's duty to acquire any additional materials that may be required.
Per year (estimated)
All supply/book costs are approximate and will be paid by students. POP Art offers a discounted fee for all supply kits sold by the organization, if students choose to purchase supplies from the Academy.
Prior to their first day of school, all POP Art students are required to purchase a laptop that complies with program requirements (or have access to one).
Tablets are also recommended for digital work, however they are not necessary.
For "Photography, Film, & Digital Cinema" curriculum, all students must have access to a digital camera. POP Art offers a few digital cameras you can use or borrow if you decide against purchasing your own. You should be aware that using them outside of the classroom may be challenging as a result of the limited supply.
For enrolled students
Payable in the spring of the final year
Each year POP curates shows for current and graduating students. Participants learn about the process of curating and monetizing their works. Participants get to keep the proceeds of their earnings but pay a 14% curator fee.