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The Savannah College of Art and Design

Students who got into SCAD/SAD:

Tips mention: Interview (2), ACT/SAT (20), Grades (22), Sports/Extracurriculars (4), College Essay (11)
They will take you if you can't speak anyApr 16 2012Other
They will take you if you can't speak any english, don't have a portfolio, and don't have any long as you have money.
I wrote a paper, had a few letters ofMar 04 2012Communications
I wrote a paper, had a few letters of recommendation, got good grades in high school, took AP classes and tests and did decently on my ACT. The acceptance rate is fairly high.
Getting into SCAD is as easy as saying "wouldFeb 29 2012Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
Getting into SCAD is as easy as saying "would you like fries with that?".
Pretty much nothing, I applied, they accepting me reallyFeb 16 2012Art & Design Department
Pretty much nothing, I applied, they accepting me really fast, not even a stupid portfolio review to get in so any amateur off the street who thinks they can draw because they can trace a picture can get in.
SAT: 1690 Male
I took the ACT and the SAT but onlyFeb 03 2012Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc
I took the ACT and the SAT but only submitted my ACT scores to SCAD (they were better). When I applied it was 23 or higher on the ACT and you're in scholarship land. I also submitted a portfolio which granted my a combined scholarship award of 15,000 a year.

If you have any art (whether it be a movie you made, a painting, your sketchbook) show it. It doesn't even have to be good, just show them you have the background in it. Show them you love it and they will reward you with money. But keep in mind, that money could disappear with one bad F, so have a back up plan
ACT: 27 Female


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