In the context of a comprehensive art and design university setting, SCAD offers the only B.F.A., M.A. and M.F.A. programs focusing on sound design for media—film, television and video games. In addition, SCAD is a Digidesign Certified Pro School, offering students the opportunity to become certified by a Pro Tools and ICON expert before graduation.
State-of-the-art technologies support all aspects of the curriculum and include 10 HD Pro Tools labs, two dedicated surround sound mix/mastering rooms, a MIDI lab complete with a full range of synthesis and sampling technologies, two classrooms each housing 20 Pro Tools LE workstations, a recording studio for music, Foley and film scoring, and two suites for dialog recording and editing.
Sound design professors who have authored textbooks and worked in the industry as Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award-winning professionals contribute their real-world experiences to classroom instruction.