Southern California Institute of Architecture: Review & Facts

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Southern California Institute of Architecture is a private not-for-profit school with 530 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1972 and is one of the 52 colleges located in Los Angeles, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
Southern California Institute of Architecture will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Southern California Institute of Architecture implements a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers the only major - Architecture. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
83%
The student retention rate at Southern California Institute of Architecture is high at 83% (above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Southern California Institute of Architecture is below average - 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southern California Institute of Architecture is pretty decent: 15:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,200
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, around $33,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Southern California Institute of Architecture (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,900; this comes to a total of $35,200 a year.

Read the details about Southern California Institute of Architecture additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
80%
As reported in recent data, 139 applications were submitted and 111 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Southern California Institute of Architecture in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Southern California Institute of Architecture offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Southern California Institute of Architecture.

Based on the college crime information, Southern California Institute of Architecture seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southern California Institute of Architecture Location and Maps



Post Address: Southern California Institute of Architecture, 960 E. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, California 90013-1822, USA
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