Within one of the largest and most highly regarded illustration programs in the United States, SCAD students experiment with a variety of traditional and contemporary media and techniques and are encouraged to develop their own personal styles.
The practical side of the illustration business is emphasized, including portfolio presentation, marketing and invoicing.
The SCAD illustration department was recently named one of the top five most innovative programs (and the only U.S. program named) by Applied Arts magazine, highlighting universities where educators are preparing students for the changing world of design.
For traditional illustration work, light tables and Artograph projectors are used. Electronic illustration courses are held in digital/studio classrooms using a wide range of the latest hardware and software, including more than 50 Wacom Cintiq displays.
The M.A. in illustration is offered at SCAD Savannah, SCAD Atlanta and via SCAD eLearning. The M.F.A. in illustration is offered at SCAD Savannah and SCAD Atlanta.
The Savannah College of Art and Design is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
International Student Requirements:
SCAD welcomes students from throughout the world. Please see website for international student requirements.
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Specialized Institution—School of art, music, or design