Savannah College of Art and Design

Men's NAIA Coach: Mike Cummings
Profile
Size
8 / 10
10,674 Undergrads / 13,163 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$41,738 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
93% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Independent

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
83%
Overall Graduation Rate
65%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
50% / 65%
Calendar System
Quarter
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Bees travel around the Southeastern region to nearby states South Carolina and Florida to play teams like Florida Gulf Coast University, University of Tampa, College of Charleston, and The Citadel. This past year they traveled out to the Midwest to play Lindenwood University-Belleville, University of Dayton, Missouri Valley College, and Tennessee Wesleyan.

Recruit Commits
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Tucker Brady North Forsyth Cumming, GA Att
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Dan Saucier Southington Southington, CT Goal
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
342 Bull St, Savannah, GA, 31402, Savannah, GA, 31402 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Savannah Georgia Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Austin Texas Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • The Art Institutes
  • Macy's
  • Target
  • Freelance / Graphic Design Services
  • Gensler
  • Apple
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • Anthropologie
  • Walt Disney Animation Studios
  • Gulfstream Aerospace
  • Microsoft
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Starbucks
  • Urban Outfitters
  • Turner Broadcasting System
What Grads Do
  • Arts and Design
  • Media and Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Community and Social Services
  • Research
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
490 - 610
Math
500 - 600
Total
1030 - 1270
ACT
English
21 - 29
Math
18 - 26
Composite
21 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 460 - 580 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 9,878 2,773 7,105
% Admitted 93% 90% 94%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 30% 25%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.51
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Visual & Performing Arts (54%)
    Communication Technology (17%)
    Communication & Journalism (17%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (6%)
    Architecture (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Engineering (1%)
    Agriculture
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $41,738

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$36,410
    Books & Supplies$2,025
    Cost of Living$14,244
    Personal Expenses$3,693
     
    Sticker Price$56,372

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship97%$12,973
    Federal Grants20%$4,924
    Pell Grants20%$4,453
    Other Federal3%$2,974
    State & Local Grants14%$3,589
    Institutional Grants97%$11,475
     
    Student Loans49%$10,411
    Federal Loans47%$5,253
    Other Loans11%$24,409

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $123 Million $9,371

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,375.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,533 $280

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 3,724 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,400

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 9.38 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 50% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 2 2
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 1 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions focus, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.