Careers in jewelry

Become a jewelry designer. Become a silversmith. Become an art jeweler. As a student at SCAD, you will have the chance to work with iconic brands like The Limited, Michael Kors Watches, Fossil and McGee Group. SCAD is also the only university invited to participate in four of the nation’s most prestigious fine art craft shows — the Smithsonian Craft Show, Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show, American Council Craft Show in Atlanta, and West Palm Beach Fine Craft Show — giving you ample opportunities to gain exposure for your work.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Accessory designer
  • Art jeweler
  • Casting specialist

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

  • Alexis Bittar
  • American Craft Magazine
  • Cary Arts Center

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.

Jewelry student using computer to design ring

Take the next step

Begin your career in Jewelry with a B.A., M.A or M.F.A. from SCAD, available at our Savannah location.

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