Unite business strategy with art and design

A new convergence is occurring between the creative sphere and the business world. The SCAD business design and arts leadership program anticipates the growing need for a new generation of leaders who fuse original insights with strategic vision to develop thriving companies, pioneering nonprofits and innovative arts and culture organizations. The program’s curriculum merges business principles and design knowledge with entrepreneurship and arts administration, emphasizing strategic thinking, data-driven analysis, planning, management and leadership. Our graduates are empowered to be proactive and pragmatic leaders, as well as inspired designers of the innovative business models that will revolutionize the creative sector.

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Business design and arts leadership degree

The university's accredited M.A. degree in business design and arts leadership is available in Atlanta, Savannah and online via eLearning.

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Turn your passion into your profession

At SCAD, you'll learn to thrive in an industry that requires exceptional technical skills, fresh creative vision and a knack for working with others. Discover your calling through The University for Creative Careers.

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Related programs and certificates

Many business design and arts leadership students choose to explore related fields while at SCAD and even take additional courses to complement their primary concentration. You can explore new perspectives, harness diverse creative approaches and develop a unique, well-rounded style through these related programs:

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