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#11 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah, Georgia

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Overview

Student Population
14,086
Savannah College of Art and Design overview
Location Savannah, Georgia
Online scad.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Savannah College of Art and Design overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Savannah, Georgia, Savannah College of Art and Design is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,267 prospective students applied, and 10,806 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,775 enrolled in the school.  11,651 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,435 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $37,575 plus fees of $500. SCAD is ranked 777 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
1/10
Value

SCAD is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging
Savannah College of Art and Design overview
SAT 1050/1240
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
95.9% 
Savannah College of Art and Design overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$37,575
Costs for Savannah College of Art and Design
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,070
Other Fees$500
Room and Board $15,162
Budget for Other Expenses$3,654
Total One Year Cost$58,961

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
64% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Savannah College of Art and Design students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 74%
Communications Technology 13%
Architecture 5%
Communication 3%
Work and Family Studies 3%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140951 IPEDS survey data for Savannah College of Art and Design.

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