Savannah College of Art & Design

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
PO Box 2072
Savannah, GA 31402-2072
(912) 525-5100
(800) 869-7223
Fax: (912) 525-5986

Contact: Pamela Rhame
Vice President for Admission and Communication
Main Address
PO Box 3146
Savannah, GA 31402-3146
(912) 525-5000

www.scad.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 7,855
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,506
Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,745
Graduate enrollment: 1,477

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: Reduced fee
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 64%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 81%


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural History/Criticism B
Architecture B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fashion Design B
Fiber/Textile/Weaving Arts B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Furniture design B
Graphic Design B,C
Illustration B
Industrial Design B
Interior Design B
Metal/Jewelry Arts B
Painting B
Photography B
Printmaking B
Sculpture B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia B

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects B,C
Recording Arts Technology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Game design and development B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Historic Preservation/Conservation B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Savannah College of Art and Design Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (912) 525-5000
Website: www.scad.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.scad.edu/admission/apply
Address: 342 Bull St, Savannah, GA 31402-3146
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 14,840
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 65%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 11,936 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $38,075
Out-of-state Tuition: $38,075
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $12,450

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Savannah College of Art and Design Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Savannah College of Art and Design.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Architecture and Related Services 23
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 121
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Engineering 11
English Language and Literature/Letters 11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 33
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 22
Visual and Performing Arts 1718
Grand total 13132

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Savannah College of Art and Design and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $38,075
Out-of-state $38,075
Books and supplies $2,070

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $38,975
Out-of-state $38,975

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 2,533 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 2,526 97% $12,450
Student loan aid 1,273 49% $11,992

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 10,500 91% $11,595
Federal student loans 4,843 42% $6,376

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Savannah College of Art and Design. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Savannah College of Art and Design students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 11,267 2,939 8,328
Percent admitted 100% 94% 97%
Percent admitted who enrolled 25% 28% 23%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Savannah College of Art and Design Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 14,840
Undergraduate enrollment 12,167
Graduate enrollment 2,673

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Savannah College of Art and Design Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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