Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

“There’s drive, there’s compassion, there’s a willingness to take huge risk. I just don’t know if it exists anywhere else.” –Devin O’Bryan, Design IBM Studio (M.F.A. Graphic Design)

USA, France

Undergraduate Students:
Average 1st Year Class Size:



Studio classes: maximum of 20 students.
Lecture classes: maximum of 30 students.

What makes the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) the University for Creative Careers?

With campuses in Atlanta and Savannah USA; Lacoste, France; and online via our award-winning eLearning program, SCAD students experience a unique and empowering global education. Our international students come from over 100 countries and make up 28% of the total student population.

Our alumni work in top positions at companies such as Apple, Facebook, DreamWorks, CNN, Johnson & Johnson, Disney, Pixar, and Samsung, among many others. For two years in a row, 99% of graduates have become employed or are pursuing further education within ten months of graduation.

SCAD provides students with excellent resources and technology, alongside one-on-on support from faculty who continue to work in their field. Whether studying architecture, animation, fashion, film, graphic design, or any of more than 100 degree programs offered, students graduate as future leaders in the creative industry.


IB Grades

UFP Grades

Somewhat Selective

Preference is given to students scoring at least 27

Students who complete a University Foundation Program can apply as a transfer student with the possibility of receiving some transfer credit. Entry requirements remain the same as an undergraduate applicant.

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

Art and Design (including Liberal Arts)



Tuition Cost

Financial Aid


Financial Aid is available for U.S. citizens
Scholarships are available for all applicants.
80% of incoming students receive some form of financial support.



Creative Writing

Film and Media Production

Country Top 100

Art & Design

World Top 50, Country Top 50

Drama & Theatre

Urban Planning

Computer Games and Graphics


Industry Top School

World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020
Country Rankings = Niche Best by Major Ranking
Industry Rankings =
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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