Rhode Island School of Design: Admission & Tests

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Rhode Island School of Design LogoBelow is a brief overview of Rhode Island School of Design general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Rhode Island School of Design admission requirements are very strong, in 2013-14 the school accepted only 25% of those who apply.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Rhode Island School of Design usually will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$60
Rhode Island School of Design requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Rhode Island School of Design is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is a really important step of the application process. 86% of applicants at Rhode Island School of Design completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 530 to 700 on Critical Reading, from 550 to 720 on Math, and from 540 to 710 on Writing. Thus, if you have got above 650 in SAT Critical Reading, 670 in SAT Math, and 660 in SAT Writing, that will most likely get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
490
610
650

SAT Math
510
630
670

SAT Writing
500
620
660

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is not an important bit of the application process at Rhode Island School of Design. Only 13% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 24 to 33 on English and from 23 to 33 on Math. Thus, if you have above 31 in ACT English and 31 in ACT Math, this should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT English
22
29
31

ACT Math
21
28
31

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(401)
454-6100
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Rhode Island School of Design, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (401) 454-6100 or check Rhode Island School of Design Website

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