Careers in design for sustainability

SCAD’s design for sustainability department gives students a decisive edge in this burgeoning profession. SCAD alumni implement their innovations at globally acclaimed design firms and pursue entrepreneurial enterprises. They go on to create zero-waste consumer goods, design energy efficient homes and workspaces, and plan sustainable urban areas, armed with cutting-edge strategies crucial for success in the modern design world.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Architecture and sustainable interior designer
  • Building and construction
  • Consulting firms

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • American Institute of Architects
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Starbucks Coffee Company
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SCAD will see you to success

We make it a point to support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the office of career and alumni success at SCAD offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will stay with you to help you kickstart your creative career.

Take the next step

Begin your career in design for sustainability with an M.A. from SCAD, available at our Savannah location.

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