Careers in illustration
Become an animation character designer. Become a book illustrator. Become a graphic novel artist. As a SCAD-trained artist, you'll learn to use everything from cutting-edge digital technology to tried-and-true pen and ink to create dazzling illustrations. An array of careers await, from creating film storyboards to commercial illustrations to designing book covers, and our ace faculty and world-leading curriculum can bring you right to the top.
Launch your career as a professional:
- Advertising illustrator
- Animation character designer
- Art director
And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:
- Walt Disney Imagineering
- Comedy Central
- The New York Times
Launch your career as a professional illustrator
At SCAD, you'll have access to the leading minds and latest technology in the industry, as well as the resources, mentors and nurturing environment you need to land your dream job.
"I am blown away by [SCAD]. It's just really incredible — it goes way beyond any kind facilities or any kind of training that I had. It's really unbelievable."Steven Charny | Creative director at Topix Media Lab
SCAD will see you to success
- Résumé development
- Portfolio building
- Mock interviews
- Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities
With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will help you kick-start your creative career.