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2012 Edition

national industry 611610

Fine Arts Schools


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in offering instruction in the arts, including dance, art, drama, and music.

The immediate parent of national industry 611610 is international industry 61161: Fine Arts Schools

Illustrative Examples

  • Art (except commercial and graphic) instruction Music instruction (e.g., piano, guitar)
  • Dance instruction
  • Music schools (except academic) Dance studios
  • Performing arts schools (except academic) Drama schools (except academic)
  • Photography schools (except commercial photography) Fine arts schools (except academic)

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments offering high school diplomas or academic degrees (i.e., even if they specialize in fine arts) are classified elsewhere in this subsector according to the type of school; and
  • Establishments primarily engaged in offering courses in commercial and graphic arts and commercial photography are classified in U.S. Industry 611519, Other Technical and Trade Schools.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 611610
2007 611610
2012 611610
2017 611610
2022 611610

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 611610, Fine Arts Schools:

  1. art studio including art lesson
  2. art studio no sale
  3. dance gymnastic martial art school
  4. dance school
  5. dance studio
  6. dance studio school and hall
  7. educational service
  8. fine art school
  9. fine art school naic
  10. gymnastic dance martial art school
  11. gymnastic martial art school
  12. martial art dance gymnastic school
  13. music and art studio not dance
  14. music instructor
  15. music school
  16. other school and instruction
  17. paint and sip studio
  18. school
  19. school and educational service not otherwise classified
  20. school ceramic
  21. school commercial not otherwise classified
  22. school dormitory facility
  23. school dormitory facility nfp
  24. school dormitory facility nonprofit
  25. school fine art
  26. school janitorial operation and custodial care
  27. school nfp
  28. school nonprofit
  29. school not otherwise classified
  30. school other than not for profit not otherwise classified
  31. school professional
  32. special event school level 1
  33. special event school level 2
  34. special event school level 3


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