|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Otis College of Art and Design and can I get accepted? The school has a 78% acceptance rate ranking it #82 in California for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,909 out of 2,442 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 challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 32 percent. Otis College of Art and Design typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
|SAT Math 75th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average SAT Score||N/A|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||23|
|ACT Math 25th||20|
|ACT Composite 25th||23|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||31|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
|Average ACT Score||26|
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 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #26 in California for highest average ACT composite score. 9 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Otis College of Art and Design.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|29 and Above||Good||>86%|
|26 to 29||Avg +||78%-86%|
|23 to 26||Avg -||68%-78%|
|20 to 23||Reach||55%-68%|
|Less than 20||Low||<55%|
What GPA do you need to get into Otis College of Art and Design?
Applicants 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. The school ranks #78 in California for highest average GPA. 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 78% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|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||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||16%||14%|
Applicants have 134 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2021.
What are the requirements for admission to Otis College of Art and Design and what student information is used for 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.
29% of students submit their SAT scores to Otis College of Art and Design. 9% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
78% of those who apply are granted admission to Otis College of Art and Design. Admission competition is and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 23 and 29. 9% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.