Cleveland Institute of Art
Cleveland Institute of Art can be found in Cleveland, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Cleveland Institute of Art has only about 530 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.
Most of the students admitted to Cleveland Institute of Art earned an SAT score within the range of 1370 - 1820, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 19 - 26. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Cleveland Institute of Art average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.45. Cleveland Institute of Art accepts around 70 percent of applicants. Of those that are accepted, about 32 percent of students registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at cia.edu.
Overall Cleveland Institute of Art Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Cleveland Institute of Art was reported as 68.2% in Fall 2013 with over 633 college applications submitted to this school. 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
- SAT Scores: 1370 - 1820
- ACT Scores: 19 - 26
- Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.45
How Hard Is It to Get into Cleveland Institute of Art?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Cleveland Institute of Art is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Cleveland Institute of Art has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 79.2%
- 2010-2011: 82.0%
- 2011-2012: 70.7%
- 2012-2013: 71.1%
- 2013-2014: 68.2%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 71.8%
How Does Cleveland Institute of Art Compare?
The acceptance rate for Cleveland Institute of Art is twenty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Cleveland Institute of Music||54.8%|
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango||69.4%|
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver||87.3%|
|Concordia University-Ann Arbor||53.7%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- 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 Cleveland Institute of Art (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||470 - 620|
|Math||450 - 610|
|Writing||450 - 590|
|Total Score||1370 - 1820|
|English||17 - 25|
|Math||17 - 25|
|Composite Score||19 - 26|