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You were different than your friends. The things you liked were crazy to them. Your parents wanted you to be a doctor, lawyer or business executive. But those careers didn’t feel right. You had no idea there were careers for creative people like you.
Lightning strike! A whole lot of Googling and you learned about all the creative careers. Advertising agencies. design firms, digital companies and brands all need creative people: art directors, copywriters, graphic designers, social media strategists, photographers and videographers. That’s you!!! That’s what you want to do.
Somehow, somebody told you that you need to develop a portfolio and they tell you about us. Imagine a school with no academic lectures. No term papers. Instead students develop concepts. Write copy. Design packages, web sites. Supervise photo and video shoots, Producing videos. Do creative stuff. Stuff you love to do.
All this with instructors who work in the creative industry. They take a few hours each week to come from their company to give you realistic assignments, often with real clients, tight budgets and timelines. You love every minute of it.
If this isn’t real enough, this school is loaded with internships. Real experience in creative companies like Ogilvy, 72andSunny, Facebook, Huge, R/GA. There are over 800 opportunities a year to get hands-on experience while you’re in school.
Your skill level sky rockets. Your portfolio is great and with work produced on the job. Time to call on the many professionals contacts you made in school. A creative career!
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APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 27, 2018
“Portfolio Center is a creative laboratory of professional, dedicated and prolific students who have a deep understanding of what it takes to compete in our industry. The level of work they produce year after year is a true testament to the quality of leadership that is provided to them in the classroom.”
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, APPLE
GRADUATE PLACEMENTOur graduates get jobs at advertising agencies, design firms, brands and social media companies.
NEWSIt's all happening right here at Miami Ad School @ Portfolio Center.
Fresh off his graduation, copywriter Jon Gruber started the process of landing that all-imporant first job. He saw the upcoming Miami Ad School Portfolio Review, just a few weeks after receiving his diploma, as the start of long, arduous ordeal. Despite this, on the...read more
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