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Cleveland Institute of Art Admissions

Cleveland Institute of Art admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 61%. Students that get into Cleveland Institute of Art have an average SAT score between 1010-1220 or an average ACT score of 20-26. The regular admissions application deadline for Cleveland Institute of Art is June 1. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Cleveland Institute of Art early action deadline is December 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
61%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
864
SAT Range
1010-1220
SAT Reading
520-620
SAT Math
490-600
Students Submitting SAT
41%
ACT Range
20-26
ACT English
19-28
ACT Math
17-26
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
74%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
June 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$40
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
57%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.7 responses
Poll
71%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.7 responses
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