12 months
41085 USD/year
41085 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Sketch your success story with Sequential art at Savannah College of Art and Design


Virtuosos of the visual narrative, sequential artists enchant, engage, and enrapture audiences with richly drawn worlds in comic books, graphic novels, comic strips, video games, films, and more. At Sequential art at Savannah College of Art and Design, sequential art students learn to weave and wield the power of story and visuals in a program so highly revered it has been called "the Harvard of comics" by Philadelphia Weekly, recognized by USA Today, and named among the three institutions from which Marvel Comics recruits the most editors. Students at SCAD, the world's first university to offer both undergraduate and graduate degrees in sequential art, explore every style and genre imaginable through a comprehensive curriculum incorporating traditional techniques with advanced technology and specialized digital applications.

Careers in  Sequential art at Savannah College of Art and Design

Become a cartoonist. Become a character designer. Become a concept artist. Become a production artist. Sequential artists combine the narrative skills of a writer with the drawing skills of an illustrator to tell impactful stories that define generations.Launch your career as a professional:

  • Cartoonist
  • Character designer
  • Children's book artist
  • Comic book artist
  • Concept artist
  • Graphic novelist
  • Illustrator
  • Production artist
  • Storyboard artist
  • Toy/figure sculptor

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  •  Contemporary Art

  •  Theories and Practices for Sequential Art

  • Anatomy and Perspective for Sequential Art

  • Studio I: Sequential Art Methods

  •  Exploring the Narrative

  • Digital Design Issues in Sequential Art

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

SCAD accepts new applications throughout the year. There is no deadline to apply.


90 SCH
  • M.A. 45
  • M.F.A. 90


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent
  • Portfolio
  • Recommendations
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Evidence of English proficiency
  • Interview (if applicable)
  • GRE Scores (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41085 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    41085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41085 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Savannah

993 - 1846 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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