Southern California Institute of Architecture: Admission & Tests

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Southern California Institute of Architecture LogoHere is a quick overview of Southern California Institute of Architecture 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
Southern California Institute of Architecture admission requirements are very easy, in 2013/14 this school accepted 80 percent of the applicants.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Southern California Institute of Architecture generally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$85
Southern California Institute of Architecture requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Southern California Institute of Architecture is $85.00. The graduate application fee is $85.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a necessary element of the application. 90 percent of applicants at Southern California Institute of Architecture submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 640 on Critical Reading, from 540 to 680 on Math, and from 450 to 610 on Writing. Hence if you got above 580 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 570 in SAT Writingthen it gives good chances to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
530
580

SAT Math
500
610
640

SAT Writing
410
530
570

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is not an important bit of the application at Southern California Institute of Architecture. Only 13 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 28 on Composite, from 16 to 29 on English, from 22 to 28 on Math, and from 5 to 8 on Writing. So, if you have got above 26 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, 27 in ACT Math, and 7 in ACT Writing, this should make you safe for being admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
15
23
26

ACT Math
20
25
27

ACT Writing
5
7
7

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(213)
613-2200
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Southern California Institute of Architecture, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (213) 613-2200 or check Southern California Institute of Architecture Website

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