School of the Art Institute of Chicago Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into School of the Art Institute of Chicago? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,799 out of 4,210 applicants or 66% were admitted making School of the Art Institute of Chicago a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. School of the Art Institute of Chicago typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 3,143 1,067 4,210
Accepted 2,194 605 2,799
Acceptance Rate 70% 57% 66%
Enrolled 428 146 574
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% 24% 21%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to School of the Art Institute of Chicago and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that School of the Art Institute of Chicago regularly accepts students with ACTs of 22 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 44 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1120 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 995. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1245 out of 1600. 48 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 1120 1370
SAT Reading 580 680
SAT Math 540 700
ACT Composite 22 28
ACT English 22 30
ACT Math 20 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >77%
25 to 28 Avg + 66%-77%
22 to 25 Avg - 53%-66%
19 to 22 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 19 Low <40%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1370 and Above Good >77%
1245 to 1370 Avg + 66%-77%
1120 to 1245 Avg - 53%-66%
995 to 1120 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 995 Low <40%

Estimated GPA Requirements

You will need above average high school grades to get into School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at School of the Art Institute of Chicago was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as School of the Art Institute of Chicago accepts 66% of students who apply.

What do these ratings mean?

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

You have 10 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Jun 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to School of the Art Institute of Chicago and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Neither required nor recommended
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Required

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=143048 IPEDS survey data for School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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