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SVA or any art school for that matterBrightArt & Design Department
SVA or any art school for that matter is what you make of it. Overall i've noticed that the students are rather arrogant and this does not apply to the rich. However it does not mean they won't speak to you or aren't kind, they can just be a bit closeminded, and if some of them might even talk about you behind your back. But as long as you aren't being harassed who cares? the teachers vary but most teachers i've seen are pretty lackadaisical about learning and just care about paychecks. In SVA you just have to deal with the hand you are dealt with.
1st Year Female -- Class 2013
Collaboration/Competitive: A+, Scholastic Success: F
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I found this school to be mostly about paying for the namBrightArt & Design Department
I found this school to be mostly about paying for the name and not the education. Some exceptionally talented people get in and they will succeed no matter if they went through the curriculum or not. At the end of my school experience my creativity was drained and I couldn't find staff or professors than would guide me when I felt a little lost or behind in my work. The department head actually went out of his way to knock students down with inappropriate comments which is not the level of professionalism I would expect from a highly regarded school. Do not expect to be challenged or grow much while attending class here.
3rd Year Male -- Class 2014
Surrounding City: A+, Faculty Accessibility: F
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I am greatly interested in working with MuseumNot so brightArt & Design Department
I am greatly interested in working with Museum and gallery based services and because of SVA I believe I am well-prepared for any job. I am currently enrolled in the Visual and Critical Studies department where I have focused in the areas of graphic design, advertising, criticism, theory, art- history and studio art. I have worked in jobs that relate to administrative, editorial and curatorial support, educational departments, retail and visitor services. I believe it depends on the student's drive to be successful.
4th Year Female -- Class 2010
Education Quality: A+, Extracurricular Activities: B-
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