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Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah College of Art and Design is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Savannah, GA. The 2019 average net price at Savannah College of Art and Design is $43,331. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 14,086.

Mission Statement

The Savannah College of Art and Design exists to prepare talented students for professional careers, emphasizing learning through individual attention in a positively oriented university environment.


Logo of Savannah College of Art and Design
Major City
Location: Savannah, GA
Student Body: 14,086
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.scad.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 17%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $36,630
Grad Tuition: $37,530
Room and Board: $14,550
Books and Supplies: $2,025
Other Fees: $500
Average Net Price: $43,331
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,759
  • Men / Women Ratio: 812 / 1,947
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 530 - 630
  • Median SAT Math Range: 500 - 600
  • Median ACT Range: 21 - 27
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 45
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: 17%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 459
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Visual and Performing Arts: 52%
  • Communication Technology: 16%
  • Communication: 13%
  • Human Sciences: 8%
  • Architecture: 4%

Academic Programs

Savannah College of Art and Design offers 83 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Visual and Performing Arts. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSavannah College of Art and Design offers 31 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
  • Architectural History and Criticism, General Degree
  • Architectural and Building Sciences, Technology Degree
Communication
Communication Technology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Recording Arts Technology, Technician Degree
Engineering
English Literature
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSavannah College of Art and Design offers 32 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
  • Architectural History and Criticism, General Degree
  • Architectural and Building Sciences, Technology Degree
  • City, Urban, Community and Regional Planning Degree
Communication
  • Digital Communication and Media, Multimedia Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Communication Technology
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Recording Arts Technology, Technician Degree
Computer Science
  • Information Technology Project Management Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Engineering
English Literature
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsSavannah College of Art and Design offers 1 Certificate Programs
Communication
  • Digital Communication and Media, Multimedia Degree
    • Online
    • Campus

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 65%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 69%
  • 1st Year Retention: 83%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $37,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 14,086
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 50%
  • Non-resident, alien: 23%
  • Black Students: 11%
  • Hispanic Students: 7%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Two or more races: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program2 Agreements with 5 Colleges
General Agreement
Anne Arundel Community College
Bucks County Community College
Visual and Performing Arts
Collin County Community College District
Roane State Community College
Washtenaw Community College
To College3 Programs
Anne Arundel Community College
General Agreement
Bucks County Community College
Visual and Performing Arts
Collin County Community College District
Visual and Performing Arts
Roane State Community College
Visual and Performing Arts
Washtenaw Community College
Liberal Arts and Sciences