Southern California Institute of Architecture: Admission & Tests

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Here 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 rather easy, in 2015/16 this school accepted 73 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. 94 percent of applicants at Southern California Institute of Architecture submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 590 on Critical Reading, from 510 to 710 on Math, and from 450 to 590 on Writing. Hence if you got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 660 in SAT Math, and 550 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
500
540

SAT Math
480
610
660

SAT Writing
410
520
550

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is unusual bit of the application at Southern California Institute of Architecture. Only 6 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 30 on Composite, from 21 to 30 on English, from 26 to 33 on Math, and from 7 to 11 on Writing. So, if you have got above 29 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, 31 in ACT Math, and 10 in ACT Writing, this should make you safe for being admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
27
29

ACT English
19
26
28

ACT Math
24
30
31

ACT Writing
7
9
10

Contact Admissions

Phone
(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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