Why should I go to an “ad school” for web dev classes?
First of all, we’re way more than just an ad school. Second, being part ad school is actually a good thing.
Students Kelsey Heard & Breyden Sheldon
won Best In Show, and their classmates
ran away with 27 more Addy's at the
Atlanta Ad Club's ADDY Awards.
Learn what it takes to creates compelling campaign imagery from a leader in the business. Classes start April 4.
We're so proud of our alums Kate Danger Baynham, Jeff Scardino, and Chaz Whitworthington who are featured in Business Insider's Top 30 Under 30 Creatives in Advertising feature. Bravo!
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.
First of all, we’re way more than just an ad school. People often call us an ad school because our biggest department is our advertising department, and let’s face it, “ad guys” like to talk about themselves a lot. But we are so much more than that. “People often call us an ad school,but we’re […]
#CircusForum Schedule Winter 2016 Interested in meeting the heavy hitters of our industry? Look no further than the free, open to the public, #CircusForum Friday Speaker series! Follow us on Twitter: #CircusForum. If you’d like to attend, please contact email@example.com Friday, January 15th 1:30 – 2:30 Jonathan Lawrence, Designer | Matchstic Mackenzie Brookshire, Identity Designer […]
Our resident Color Guru, Sylvia Gaffney takes on colors of the Holiday season. During this time of the year we see so much green and red for a reason. Even ancient Druids and Romans used them to improve their ability to bear the cold drab winters. As colorist we become very aware of simultaneous contrast […]
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.