School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "neither required nor recommended". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.
The average composite SAT score for admitted School of the Art Institute of Chicago freshman is 1154 out of 1600. For perspective, a 1154 is in the 68th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1048 to 1260. The 75th percentile score is 1260 while the 25th percentile score is 1048.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by School of the Art Institute of Chicago but we estimate it to be around a 950 total composite SAT score.
The average score for School of the Art Institute of Chicago students on the math portion of the SAT is 544 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 488 and the 75th percentile score 600.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 560 to 660 and the average score for School of the Art Institute of Chicago students is 610.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at School of the Art Institute of Chicago based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 81%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.51.
An SAT score of 1260 or higher is very competitive at School of the Art Institute of Chicago and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 89% or higher.
Scores between 1150 to 1250 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 81% to 88%.
SAT scores between 1048 to 1140 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 69% to 80% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 950 to 1038 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 68% chance of admission to School of the Art Institute of Chicago. SAT scores below 950 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
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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.