Savannah College of Art and Design

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. An institution with distinctive yet complementary locations, will be recognised as the leader in defining art and design education. By employing innovation in all areas, SCAD will provide a superior education through talented and dedicated faculty and staff, leading-edge technology, advanced learning resources and comprehensive support services. SCAD is the largest, most comprehensive art and design university in the United States, with locations in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia; Lacoste, France; and Hong Kong; as well as an award-winning eLearning program.

Head of School

Paula Wallace is the president and founder of the Savannah College of Art and Design, a private, nonprofit, accredited university for creative careers. Under President Wallace's leadership, SCAD was named one of the 2014 Red Dot Design Rankings top ten universities in the Americas and Europe. President Wallace earned a B.A. from Furman University and an M.Ed. and an Ed.S. from Georgia State University; she also was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws from Gonzaga University. President Wallace enjoys spending time with her husband, Glenn, and her four children, Marisa, John Paul, Madison, and Trace.

Courses Overview: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Accessories Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Marketing and Management
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jewelry Design
Master of Arts in Luxury and Fashion Management
Master of Arts in Fashion
Master of Arts in Jewelry
Master of Arts in Accessory Design

Life in Savannah

SCAD Savannah is the largest of the university’s locations, with nearly 70 historic and beautifully renovated facilities interwoven throughout the city. Each building features abundant resources and cutting-edge technology — the very same you’ll be using as a professional in the field. 

From sprawling beaches, to a thriving artistic community, to the largest National Historic Landmark district in the United States, Savannah provides the ideal launchpad for your creative career. Home to SCAD’s flagship location and one of the most admired urban designs in the world, Savannah nurtures students with a warm climate, Southern hospitality and a culturally rich downtown. SCAD also has campus on Atlanta, Lacoste and Hong Kong.

Tuition and Scholarship Information

SCAD assists students who need help paying for college through scholarships and information on budget planning, federal and private loans and work study programs, click here to learn more. Fore information on tuition fees click here.

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