School of Visual Arts: Admission & Tests

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Below 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 2015/16 the school accepted 75 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 important part of the application process. 62% 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 440 to 630 on Math, and from 440 to 620 on Writing. Thus, if you scored above 570 in SAT Critical Reading, 580 in SAT Math, and 580 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
570

SAT Math
410
540
580

SAT Writing
410
530
580

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is not an important step of the application procedure at School of Visual Arts. Only 13% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 28 on Composite. Based off those numbers, if you got above 26 in ACT Composite - that is enough to be admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

Contact Admissions

Phone
(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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