California Institute of the Arts Admission
Graduate Application Fee
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
A total of 2,364 students have applied and 685 students have allowed to admit to California Institute of the Arts (Acceptance rate: 28.98%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 29.64 % where 203 students have finally enrolled out of 685 admitted students.
CalArts acceptance rate is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Dominican University of California and John F. Kennedy University, its acceptance rate is lower (difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 62.66%).
CalArts enrollment rate (yield) is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) (average yield is 23.63%).
How to Apply to California Institute of the Arts
The following table summarizes the contact and directory information to apply CalArts. CalArts offers benefits for veterans, service member, or qualified family members. You may need to prepare certificate of eligibility (COE ) from the Veterans Affairs .
|Net Price Calculator||https://files.calarts.edu/docs/financial-aid/calarts-net-price-calculator/|
Admission Statistics Charts
*Data Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to California Institute of the Arts. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school record, Recommendations, Formal demonstration of competencies and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
|Secondary school GPA||Considered but not required|
|Secondary school rank||Considered but not required|
|Secondary school record||Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program||Considered but not required|
|Formal demonstration of competencies||Required|
|Admission test scores||Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)||Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)||Neither required nor recommended|