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 fifth year in a row, School of Advertising Art has been selected by Graphic Design USA magazine as one of the 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. Read Full Story
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
The journey to becoming a graphic designer is challenging, full of fun, and one of the most exciting things you will do. We help you focus on what you love and show you how to turn that into a successful career as a Hybrid Designer. Watch Emily and Zach's stories.
Kettering is a Great Place to Live, Learn, and Play
Kettering, Ohio is a safe, friendly city within an hour's drive of Dayton, Cincinnati, and Columbus. Nearly 70% of our students move to Kettering or nearby communities. If you need assistance in choosing housing, we'll walk you through the entire process. Learn more about student life at SAA.