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The School of Visual Arts

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 7/6
Student Surveys
(in Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc)
Males: 5, Females: 8
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.2

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc Rating

7.0, B
6.0, B-
7.4, B+
8.2, A-
8.0, B+
6.7, B
7.8, B+
6.2, B-
7.5, B+
4.4, C
7.7, B+
8.8, A-
9.6, A
5.7, C+
5.4, C+
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Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

School of Visual Arts
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

Rhode Island School of Design
Pratt Institute
Savannah College of Art and Design
Maryland Institute College of Art
Harvard University
Florida Institute of Technology

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.3 High
Actual difficulty:3.6 High
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc:

So far as I can tell SVA is a snake eating its own tail. Most of the teachers are (fresh) graduates from SVA its self, and not, as the school advertis...
For all the money you pay in dept fees and tuition, the film dept does not have enough equipment to lend out to students. When one does get their hand...
I DO NOT recommend this school. Being a student here has given me a strong sense that I am just kept around in order for the school to make money. Thi...
Fine arts isn't what it used to be. The focus of the new Chairman is her own career advancement, not student well being. She overwhelmed a student ...
my older brother went here and the student level was amazing. the environment isn't stimulating. people are depressed.
I had a feeling school was going to be bleak when at freshman orientation, none of the bigwigs bothered showing up. They just played a VIDEO of the p...
I think it is great school for smart people
I am a senior Fine Art major, graduating in a few months.. I just read a bad review on the film department on this site and I absolutely had to make a...
Have had an amazing experience in the BFA Film program. I will be graduating in May and already have offers from the "industry."
This school's atmosphere is great! It's full of innovation and friendly people. The art program is so advanced. But not over whelmingly. They nurture ...
SVA costs as much as NYU but without that pesky well known repuation... Go to NYU
I am a film major at SVA. This program is very much about how much you learn. Film making is a vast business and not everything can be taught in t...
Well, what is left to be said about this school that hasn't been said about diarrhea. I'll still throw my two cents in the basket, although there are ...
I keep seeing everyone complain about SVA but more than likely they are a bunch of unmotivated little brats. SVA costs a lot of money, and sure they l...
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