Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$40

Admissions Website

pcad.edu/Admissions

Online Application Website

pcad.edu/admissions/apply/

Admissions Statistics

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design has an acceptance rate of 43%. The acceptance rate of 43% implies that for every 100 students that applied 43 students got accepted. 353 students appied to Pennsylvania College of Art and Design. 43% of the students that applied got accepted, and 45% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

353

Acceptance Rate

43%

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design has acceptance rate of 37% for male students and 46% for female students. 92 male students applied to Pennsylvania College of Art and Design compared to 261 female students. 37% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 68% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 46% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 39% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants92261
Percent Admitted37%46%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled68%39%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to Pennsylvania College of Art and Design are required to submit secondary school GPA, secondary school record and formal demonstration of competencies for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit secondary school rank, completion of college-preparatory program, recommendations and admission test scores (SAT/ACT) for admission.

What matters for admission

Open admission policyNo
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Recommended

SAT Scores

SAT Composite Range

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Students Submitting SAT

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SAT Reading Range- - -
SAT Math Range- - -

SAT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of SAT scores of the enrolled students.

ACT Scores

ACT Composite Range

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Students Submitting ACT

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ACT English Range- - -
ACT Math Range- - -

ACT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of ACT scores of the enrolled students.

Credits Accepted

Credit TypeAccepted
Dual CreditYes
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes