SCAD Mission: SCAD prepares talented students for creative professions through engaged teaching and learning in a positively oriented university environment.

SCAD Vision: SCAD will be globally recognized as the preeminent source of knowledge in the disciplines we teach.

Basic details

  • Region: South; American University Abroad
  • Location: Savannah, Atlanta, Georgia; Lacoste, France; eLearning (online)
  • Campus setting: Urban
  • Type of institution: Private; Specialist Institution

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Percentage of students admitted: 63%
  • Average ACT score: 24
  • Average SAT score: 1600 (with writing included)
  • Test optional? Yes
  • Common Application accepted? Yes
  • Areas of study offered include: Architecture; Animation; Art History; Graphic Design; Business of Beauty and Fragrance; Equestrian Studies; Performing Arts; Film/Cinema Studies; User Experience Design
  • Full list of majors available:


  • International students are eligible for: Need-based aid; Merit-based scholarship
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $60,161


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NAIA
  • Varsity sports: Men's Athletics / Track and Field; Women's Athletics / Track and Field; Men's Cross Country; Women's Cross Country; Equestrian, Men's Football / Soccer; Women's Football / Soccer; Men's Golf; Women's Golf; Men's Lacrosse; Women's Lacrosse; Men's Swimming and Diving; Women's Swimming and Diving; Men's Tennis; Women's Tennis, 

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