The School of Advertising Art is a place where students who are passionate about art, photography, and design come to thrive. With a degree from one of the top design colleges in the country, you can live your dream as an artist and designer.
HIGHEST HONORS: SAA NAMED A TOP U.S. DESIGN COLLEGE
For the third year in a row, School of Advertising Art has been selected by Graphic Design USA magazine as one of 23 top design colleges in the country. The colleges were chosen for nurturing some of the most talented and successful graphic designers in the nation. Since 2010, GDUSA magazine has included multiple SAA students on their annual "Students to Watch” list.
Be Immersed in Art and Design From Day One
The School of Advertising Art is an award-winning, nationally recognized graphic design college located in Kettering, Ohio. Through one-on-one instruction from industry-leading professionals, you will study: graphic design, web design, photography, and illustration. With a placement rate of 100%*, SAA has a strong reputation among employers for educating Hybrid Designers who are creative and prepared. *100% of graduates eligible for career services who began the program on August 31, 2011 (35 of 35) gained employment in the advertising field by July 2014.
THE BEST DECISION FOR YOUR Future and Career
Columbus natives AJ Gottron and Lauryn Koehler are 2014 graduates. AJ is a web designer at Resource and Lauryn is a graphic designer at Victoria's Secret. SAA helped them gain a combination of skills needed to have rewarding careers as Hybrid Designers. Learn more about their story.
Kettering is a Great Place to Live, Learn, and Play
Many student housing options are available within minutes of saa. saa works with preferred area apartment communities to assist you with the best options for student housing. Whether you want to spend a little on an economy studio apartment, or splurge for luxury accommodations, we can help point you in the right direction.