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The School of Visual Arts

Art & Design Department Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 12/4
Student Surveys
(in Art & Design Department)
Males: 6, Females: 10
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.3

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:3.2 Medium
Actual difficulty:2.4 Low
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

Art & 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 n...
I'm torn about this school. As an animation major, i feel like the program i'm in is excellent and the teachers really care about you improving as an ...
When I came here and saw that there were all these negative reviews posted about the school I was shocked. Honestly, anyone who has something bad abou...
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 ...
SVA is the best school if you want to get into movie animation or video game animation, hands down. Other schools like RISD, Otis, Ringling, Polytech,...
SVA is the best! The opportunities here are unbelievable and they are what give us a leg up on other visual art schools. I am only in my third year an...
I am a second year cartooning major and have taken some 2d animation courses. I have to say that I have loved every course and every professor that I ...
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 th...
The Graphic Design program is decent, but here's a little tip for those who are considering taking up Graphic Design: If you can't afford to pay $20,0...
Graduated YEARS ago from SVA. I was a commuter student. I got there by 8am and didn't leave sometimes till 6 or 9pm. I worked part-time(freelance)on m...
I am a Computer Art major. My review is based around these SVA and computer art. I do not know as much about the quality of the Fine Art major, in oth...
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