Careers in sequential art

Become a comic book artist. Become an inker. Become a colorist. Become a graphic novelist. The sequential arts combine the narrative talents of the writer with the drawing abilities of the illustrator to tell the stories that define generations.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Cartoonist
  • Penciler
  • Storyboard and concept artist

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

  • DC Comics
  • Marvel Comics
  • Walt Disney Imagineering

Alumnus Chris Lie, CEO of Caravan Studio

At SCAD, we give students the tools they need to excel in the most fast-paced workplaces, in the most prestigious roles. CEO and founder of Caravan Studio Chris Lie (M.F.A., sequential art, 2005) discusses his passion for sequential art, the importance of storytelling, and how SCAD helped him turn his dream of becoming a professional artist into a reality.

"The professors at SCAD are the best. Their knowledge and dedication guided me throughout my education."

Chris Lie | CEO and founder of Caravan Studio
Haymans Hall, Sequential Art student

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

Put your creative career in motion and explore SCAD's sequential art degree programs. Degrees are available in Atlanta, Hong Kong, Savannah, and online via eLearning.

  - Atlanta    - Hong Kong    - Savannah    - Online