|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into Otis College of Art and Design? The school has a 90% acceptance rate. Last year, 919 out of 1,017 applicants were admitted making Otis College of Art and Design an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. Otis College of Art and Design typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||1000|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1250|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Otis College of Art and Design?
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 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 875. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1125 out of 1600. 51 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1250 and Above||Good||>94%|
|1125 to 1250||Avg +||90%-94%|
|1000 to 1125||Avg -||84%-90%|
|875 to 1000||Reach||76%-84%|
|Less than 875||Low||<76%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Otis College of Art and Design?
Admission data indicates that Otis College of Art and Design regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. 18 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Otis College of Art and Design.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>94%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||90%-94%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||84%-90%|
|16 to 19||Reach||76%-84%|
|Less than 16||Low||<76%|
You will need about average high school grades to get into Otis College of Art and Design. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Otis College of Art and Design was 3.15 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.15 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Otis College of Art and Design accepts 90% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||14%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||17%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||17%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||25%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||13%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||19%||25%||21%|
What are the requirements for admission to Otis College of Art and Design and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=120403 IPEDS survey data for Otis College of Art and Design.