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A faculty of arts administration professionals

The arts administration professors at SCAD bring years of professional experience and vital industry contacts to the classroom. Our faculty are award-winning artists and sought-after designers at the peak of their field, but their greatest achievement is the success of SCAD students, both within the classroom and beyond.

Program leadership

Beth Concepcion, writing

Beth Concepcion

Dean, School of Liberal Arts; Chair, writing

Denise Smith

Denise Smith

Associate dean, School of Communication Arts, School of Liberal Arts

"It has taken me awhile to understand that my joy in life is to be a teacher; to pass on the knowledge I have learned through my business endeavors, educational experience and life lessons."

W. Patrick Fulbright | Arts administration professor

Faculty experience

SCAD professors are dedicated to creating once-in-a-lifetime opportunities just for you. Through guest speakers, critiques, portfolio reviews and more, we connect our students with professionals in the industry every day. These contacts lead to internships, mentorships and often real-world job opportunities for our students.

Arts administration faculty at SCAD have worked for the following companies and organizations:

  • Ford Center for the Performing Arts
  • Contemporary American Theatre Company
  • Bay Chamber Concerts

An environment designed for your success

At SCAD, professors who facilitate incredible opportunities is just one component of a diverse and fulfilling student experience. You can do it all: participate in signature events, hobnob with visiting artists and professionals, take advantage of stellar facilities and resources, and more.

Learn more about the arts administration student experience