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Kansas City Art Institute

KCAI says:
Students who are serious about art who meet the minimum gpa and test requirements and have an acceptable portfolio
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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at KCAI
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at KCAI
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
211
408
# Admitted
120
278
% Admitted
56.9%
68.1%
% Overall
64.3%

Students who got into KCAI:

Tips mention: Interview (1), ACT/SAT (0), Grades (4), Sports/Extracurriculars (0), College Essay (1)
Show a variety of mediums, 2D and 3DApr 05 2019Art & Design Department
Show a variety of mediums, 2D and 3D. Show that you can make meaningful/conceptual work. Don't try to be perfect because they are here to teach you.
ACT: 29 SAT: 1560 Female
This school loves seeing original work but also includeJul 09 2015Art & Design Department
This school loves seeing original work but also include a lot of technical drawing. Most of your portfolio should be original work and half of it needs to be figure drawing or some kind of hint that you're capable of growing technically. Your freshman year will basically working on art as a whole, disregarding your major, and they love to see painting, drawing, and 3D art skills.
Female
Every transfer gets a 50% scholarshipDec 21 2012Art & Design Department
Every transfer gets a 50% scholarship. The school cost too much so they must give away half fees to get a student body.
Male
I attended there in 1964 at that time onlyNov 18 2012Industrial Design
I attended there in 1964 at that time only a telephone call to set a interview date, I brought some samples of my art work, high school transcript, and was admitted.
Male
Kansas City Art Institute has a 78% acceptance rateFeb 18 2012Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
Kansas City Art Institute has a 78% acceptance rate. Basically as long as your willing to pay to attend and are somewhat serious about staying, you're in. Make sure you bring up that you are an outside thinker when you visit for the portfolio review and that your work means something to you.
ACT: 19 Male
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