School of the Art Institute of Chicago: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick review of School of the Art Institute of Chicago 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 the Art Institute of Chicago admission criteria are somewhat competitive; in 2015-16 this college accepted 66 percent of those who apply.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

SAIC typically 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
$65
SAIC requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at School of the Art Institute of Chicago is $65.00. The graduate application fee is $80.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is a typical step of the application procedure. 48 percent of applicants at School of the Art Institute of Chicago took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 650 on Critical Reading, from 490 to 700 on Math, and from 500 to 650 on Writing. Thus, if you have above 610 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 610 in SAT Writing, this gives good chances to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
580
610

SAT Math
450
590
640

SAT Writing
460
580
610

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a typical component of the application at School of the Art Institute of Chicago. 44 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 21 to 29 on Composite, from 21 to 31 on English, from 19 to 27 on Math, and from 6 to 10 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have got above 27 in ACT Composite, 29 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing, this should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
19
25
27

ACT English
19
26
29

ACT Math
18
23
25

ACT Writing
6
8
9

Contact Admissions

Phone
(312)
629-6100
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at School of the Art Institute of Chicago, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (312) 629-6100 or check School of the Art Institute of Chicago Website

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