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We are proud to say Circus alumna Pam Mufson, Executive Creative Director at Y&R Chicago, was listed in Business Insider’s Most Creative Women in Advertising!
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Every two weeks, Circus Department Head Dan Balser gets into the heads of some of the industry’s legends and future stars. Hear here.
We offer a range of intensive full-time and part-time programs.
Our graduates get hired at some of the top agencies in the country.
“Advertising without The Creative Circus is like a grilled cheese sandwich without the cheese.”
“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
“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 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
“We consistently find Circus graduates to be talented, hard-working, humble and eager to learn. Keep up the good work!”
Director of Creative Recruitment, CP+B
“I can confidently say, the number of great ideas produced by Circus grads far exceeds the number of HR complaints connected to excessive body odor.”
Chief Creative Officer, Doner
Communication Art school based in Atlanta, Georgia. The Creative Circus is the leading creative arts school for those studying advertising, copywriting, art direction, design, photography & interactive design/development.