Pre-college summer programs


SCAD Summer Seminars 2013, ice cream and a movie

Summer is the perfect time to explore new avenues of artistic development. SCAD offers engaging summer programs for pre-college students interested in art and design.

Rising Star 2013, classroom

Rising Star

Incoming high school seniors ready for a college experience benefit from the challenging and exciting atmosphere of Rising Star. Enrolling in two college-level classes and building professional portfolios, Rising Star participants benefit from all of the perks of being a SCAD student — from the facilities to the faculty.

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Session dates

Atlanta — June 21-July 25, 2015
Hong Kong — June 28-August 1, 2015
Savannah — June 20-July 25, 2015

Application timeline

Completed application and program fees due — May 1, 2015
(Late applications reviewed on space-available basis)

SCAD Summer Seminars painting workshop

Summer seminars

SCAD Summer Seminars offer weeklong workshops for high school students who have completed their freshman, sophomore or junior years. Students gain valuable experience while developing their creativity through exciting art and design projects.

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SCAD Hong Kong fashion drawing

Teen Summer Workshops

Divided into three intensive sessions, Teen Summer Workshops enable students in Hong Kong to explore the fundamentals of art and design with an emphasis on creative problem-solving and concept development.

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