Master in Design Management

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Program Description

Master in Design Management

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Bring design innovation to the world's biggest brands

SCAD is home to a robust design management program that is recognized industry-wide for producing outstanding graduates ready to excel in the professional world as advocates of design innovation and creative problem-solving. As a student here, you can turn your passion for design into a vital professional asset, joining forces with major brands in collaborative projects, and landing coveted internships at progressive organizations hungry for your ideas.

M.A. in design management

Available at: - Savannah - eLearning

  • SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation*
  • SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking*
  • SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research*
  • BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • DMGT 702 History and Interpretation of Innovation
  • DMGT 706 Idea Visualization
  • DMGT 720 Design Innovation Development and Marketing Strategies
  • DMGT 732 Facilitating Creative Thinking
  • DMGT 748 Design Management M.A. Final Project
  • IDUS 711 Methods of Contextual Research
  • SDES 704 Applied Theory in Design

— 500- to 700-level elective

Total course of study: 45 hours*

M.F.A. in design management

Available at: - Savannah

  • SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation*
  • SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking*
  • SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research*
  • BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • DMGT 702 History and Interpretation of Innovation
  • DMGT 706 Idea Visualization
  • DMGT 720 Design Innovation Development and Marketing Strategies
  • DMGT 732 Facilitating Creative Thinking
  • DMGT 740 Sustainable Practices in Design
  • DMGT 747 Collaboration at a Distance
  • DMGT 750 Collaborative Culture in Design Organizations
  • DMGT 757 M.F.A. Thesis Research, Discovery, Insight
  • DMGT 779F Graduate Field Internship†
  • DMGT 779T Graduate Teaching Internship†
  • DMGT 783 Design Futures: Trends, Foresight and Intuition
  • DMGT 790 Design Management M.F.A. Thesis
  • IDUS 711 Methods of Contextual Research
  • SDES 704 Applied Theory in Design

— 500- to 700-level elective

— 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective

Total course of study: 90 hours*

Careers in design management

Become a creative director. Become a design manager. Become a corporate brand manager. Design management students have joined forces with industry leaders including Citrix, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S., Fisher-Price, Johnson Controls and other Fortune 500 companies to design solutions for real-world problems. Graduates of the design management program stand poised to infuse design thinking into the business strategies of organizations ranging from magazines to television networks.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Account manager
  • Graphic design manager
  • Corporate brand manager
  • Brand design director
  • Creative director
  • Visual experience designer
  • Art director
  • Design manager
  • Director of design strategy
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
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