School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC)
SAIC can be found in Chicago, IL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Approximately three thousand students are enrolled at SAIC.
Most of the students accepted into SAIC earned an SAT score within the range of 900 to 1340, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 18 to 28. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the SAIC average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.52. This school has an acceptance rate of 72 percent with 21 percent of applicants choosing to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at saic.edu.
Overall SAIC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago was reported as 71.8% in Fall 2013 with over 3,780 college applications submitted to SAIC. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- SAIC ACT Scores: 18 - 28
- SAIC Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.52
How Hard Is It to Get into School of the Art Institute of Chicago?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into School of the Art Institute of Chicago, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for School of the Art Institute of Chicago has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 81.3%
- 2010-2011: 73.3%
- 2011-2012: 76.6%
- 2012-2013: 78.3%
- 2013-2014: 71.8%
- Projected SAIC Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 75.2%
How Does SAIC Compare?
The acceptance rate for School of the Art Institute of Chicago is twenty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Robert Morris University Illinois||21.0%|
|Moody Bible Institute||68.6%|
|North Park University||52.3%|
|Hebrew Theological College||93.0%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- School Records are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to SAIC (Fall 2013)
|English||20 - 31|
|Math||19 - 30|
|Composite Score||18 - 28|