School of Visual Arts: Admission & Tests

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School of Visual Arts LogoBelow is a brief overview of School of Visual Arts 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
School of Visual Arts admission requirements are rather easy - in 2013/14 the school accepted 74 percent of the applicants.

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

School of Visual Arts normally 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
$50
School of Visual Arts requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at School of Visual Arts is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $80.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is a really important part of the application process. 88% of applicants at School of Visual Arts submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 440 to 610 on Critical Reading, from 430 to 600 on Math, and from 440 to 600 on Writing. Thus, if you scored above 560 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 560 in SAT Writing - that should make you safe for being accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
410
530
560

SAT Math
400
520
560

SAT Writing
410
520
560

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is not an important step of the application procedure at School of Visual Arts. Only 12% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 26 on Composite. Based off those numbers, if you got above 24 in ACT Composite - that is enough to be admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(212)
592-2000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at School of Visual Arts, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (212) 592-2000 or check School of Visual Arts Website

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