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Classes start on January 4th.
We offer a range of intensive full-time and part-time programs.
“Finding The Circus has been nothing short of life changing. I found two educations: one on advertising and the other on life.
I found some life long friends and I found myself.”
Alumn, Copywriter, R/GA
“My Circus network is global. The opportunity we get as creatives to give a voice to a brand and have the chance to do so with such talented people from all over is thrilling.”
Alumn, Creative Director, Microsoft
“The Circus gave me the skills and confidence that allowed me to write my own ticket in advertising. It gave me control to take myself where I wanted and not wait for things to happen to me.”
Alumn, Creative Director, Google Creative Lab
“There’s one Circus for a reason. No where else will you find the hunger, drive, and passion it takes to be in advertising so alive. If you want to go far,
go to The Circus.”
Alumna, Art Director, 72andSunny
“Advertising without The Creative Circus is like a grilled cheese sandwich without the cheese.”
Chief Digital Officer, David&Goliath
“Circus alums always have the right balance of work ethics, craftsmanship and passion. That’s why we have 10 of them here.”
Chief Creative Officer, Pereira & O’Dell
“The Creative Circus doesn’t just make great portfolios, it makes great thinkers who are able to hit the ground running in the real world of advertising.”
VP Creative Recruiting, Arnold Worldwide
“We count on The Circus to put sparkle in our work and a bounce in our workplace.”
VP Creative, Sapient Nitro
“If you want to go into the industry ready to do great ads, run away to The Circus.”
Chief Creative Officer, Fitzgerald+Co
“Our Circus alums are easy to spot. They’re the ones Creative Directors fight to get on their teams during staffing meetings”
SVP Technology, Firstborn
Our graduates get hired at some of the top agencies in the country.
The Creative Circus has #CircusAlumni speak out on their experiences every Tuesday. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24th, 2015 Sarah Anderson Year you graduated & what program: 2012, Copywriting Current title & agency/company name: Copywriter/MUH-TAY-ZIK HOF-FER What’s one piece of advice you’d like to give current or recent grads of Circus? Write actual thank you notes with […]
The Creative Circus has #CircusAlumni speak out on their experiences every Tuesday. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17th, 2015 Brad Murphy Year you graduated & what program: 2014, Interactive Development Current title & agency/company name: HTML Developer, Hook Studios What’s one piece of advice you’d like to give current or recent grads of Circus? Stay humble, the only […]
The Creative Circus has #CircusAlumni speak out on their experiences every Tuesday. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10th, 2015 Kanchana Sawant Year you graduated & what program: 2004, Art Direction Current title & agency/company name: Owner & Creative Head, 100K Studio What’s one piece of advice you’d like to give current or recent grads of Circus? Grab […]
Every two weeks, Circus Department Head Dan Balser gets into the heads of some of the industry’s legends and future stars. Hear here.
View some of our recent student portfolio work.
Ad School | Creative Career Programs: copywriting, art direction, design, photography, & web design in Atlanta. We offer classes in design, commercial photography, web design, art direction, & copywriting here at our campus in Atlanta, Georgia. Our two year portfolio building program has helped thousands of aspiring creatives land a career using their talents.