Tuition & Fees

$42,900

$42,900

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
14%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
7%
700-800
29%
600-699
39%
500-599
18%
400-499
14%
700-800
7%
600-699
22%
500-599
39%
400-499
25%
300-399
7%
24-29
57%
18-23
14%
12-17
29%
30-36
14%
24-29
57%
18-23
29%
24-29
14%
18-23
43%
12-17
43%
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undergraduateRatios

65%

35%

male

female

1
15

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 164
Declined + 39
Total Received 203
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Private (nonprofit)

263

undergraduate students

260

graduate students

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School Facts

Southern California Institute, founded in 1972, is a private institution of architecture. SCI-Arc's facility is a former freight depot located in downtown Los Angeles, near the Arts District.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 523
Established in 1972
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Los Angeles, CA

Two-acre, urban campus in Los Angeles (population: 3,844,307). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Southern California Institute of Architecture
960 East Third Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013

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Campus Life

yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
14%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
7%
700-800
29%
600-699
39%
500-599
18%
400-499
14%
700-800
7%
600-699
22%
500-599
39%
400-499
25%
300-399
7%
24-29
57%
18-23
14%
12-17
29%
30-36
14%
24-29
57%
18-23
29%
24-29
14%
18-23
43%
12-17
43%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $85
Common application accepted no
Application deadline January 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required of some

Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 164
Declined + 39
Total Received 203

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Extracurricular activities
Minority affiliation
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Class rank
Geographical residence
Interview
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Sandy Frigo
Director of Admissions
P: 213 356-5320
F: 213 613-2260
admissions@sciarc.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $483,436
State $345,680
Institutional
Other external $3,000
Total $832,116

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $785,000
Other external
Total $785,000

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Architecture
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Undergraduate

50%

263
students

Female
35%
92

Male
65%
171

Graduate

50%

260
students

Female
40%
105

Male
60%
155

undergraduateFull-time

96%

254
students

Female
36%
91

Male
64%
163

undergraduatePart-time

4%

9
students

Female
12%
1

Male
88%
8

Student Break-down

30%
Nonresident aliens
2%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
19%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Hispanic/Latino
21%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

41%

Transfer applicants accepted

55%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 3.00
College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Recommended of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: May 1

Spring: October 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

81

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Other

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Internships
  • On-campus job interviews
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

80%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Other

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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