Savannah College of Art and Design

A private, nonprofit, accredited institution conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees, SCAD focuses on preparing students for professional creative careers. SCAD offers degrees in more than forty areas of study and has campuses in Savannah and Atlanta as well as Hong Kong and Lacoste, France. 

Founded 1978 

Undergraduate enrollment 9,332 

Graduate enrollment 2,286 


Tuition $32,950/year 

Georgia freshmen on HOPE 44% 

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshmen n/a 

Average critical reading and math composite SAT score 1065 

SAT score breakdown 545, critical reading; 520, math; does not presently use writing score in admissions 

Average class size for freshman courses 15 

Popular majors accessory design, advertising, animation, architectural history, architecture, art history, digital media, dramatic writing, equestrian studies, fashion, fibers, film and television, furniture design, graphic design, historic preservation, illustration, industrial design, interactive design and game development, interior design, jewelry, motion media design, painting, performing arts, photography, printmaking, production design, sculpture, sequential art, service design, sound design, television producing, visual communication, visual effects, writing