Watkins College of Art Design & Film: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of Watkins College of Art Design & Film general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Watkins College of Art Design & Film admission criteria are rather easy, in 2015-16 the college accepted 70% of those who apply.

The college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Watkins College of Art Design & Film normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
Watkins College of Art Design & Film requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Watkins College of Art Design & Film is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $80.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not an important part of the application. Only 12 percent of applicants at Watkins College of Art Design & Film completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 490 to 720 on Critical Reading, from 360 to 620 on Math, and from 460 to 680 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you got above 660 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 630 in SAT Writing - that will most likely get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
600
660

SAT Math
340
490
560

SAT Writing
430
570
630

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a really important part of the application procedure at Watkins College of Art Design & Film. 88% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 25 on Composite, from 17 to 25 on English, from 17 to 25 on Math, and from 3 to 11 on Writing. Therefore, if you got a score above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, 23 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing, this will be good enough to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
16
21
23

ACT Math
16
21
23

ACT Writing
3
7
9

Contact Admissions

Phone
(615)
383-4848
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Watkins College of Art Design & Film, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (615) 383-4848 or check Watkins College of Art Design & Film Website

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