Rhode Island School of Design: Admission & Tests

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Below 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 rather strong, in 2015-16 the school accepted only 37% 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. 80% of applicants at Rhode Island School of Design completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 540 to 710 on Critical Reading, from 560 to 750 on Math, and from 560 to 720 on Writing. Thus, if you have got above 660 in SAT Critical Reading, 700 in SAT Math, and 670 in SAT Writing, that will most likely get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
500
620
660

SAT Math
520
650
700

SAT Writing
520
640
670

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is not an important bit of the application process at Rhode Island School of Design. Only 19% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 24 to 33 on Composite, from 25 to 34 on English, and from 23 to 32 on Math. Thus, if you have above 31 in ACT Composite, 32 in ACT English, and 30 in ACT Math, this should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
22
29
31

ACT English
23
30
32

ACT Math
21
28
30

Contact Admissions

Phone
(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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