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California College of the Arts

California College of the Arts
1111 Eighth Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

Official telephone: (415) 703-9500
Toll-free telephone: (800) 447-1ART
Fax number: (415) 703-9539
Website: www.cca.edu
Screen last updated on: December 2019

The transfer admissions information below is valid for the 2018 academic year.

TRANSFER ACCEPTANCE
Transfer applicants are accepted: yes
Number of transfer applications received: 483
Number of transfer applicants offered admission: 346 (72%)
Number of transfer applicants offered admission who enrolled: 106 (31%)
Percent of all new students who were transfers: 27%

APPLICATION AND CREDIT TRANSFER
Terms for which transfers may enroll: fall, spring
Items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  • high school transcript recommended of some
  • college transcript(s) required of all
  • essay or personal statement required of all
  • interview required of some
  • standardized test scores not required
  • statement(s) of good standing from prior institution(s) not required
Minimum college GPA required for transfer applicants: 2.00 using a 4.0 scale
Priority filing date for transfer applicants: March 1 for fall, October 1 for spring
Notification date for transfer applicants: April 1 for fall, November 1 for spring
Dates transfer applicants must accept offer of admission by: May 1 for fall, November 15 for spring
Lowest course grade that may be transferred for credit: C
Maximum number of credits that may be transferred: 60 credits from a two-year institution, 96 credits from a four-year institution
Minimum number of credits that must be earned at school: 30 to receive a bachelor's degree
Other/Unique transfer policies: Transfer credit for studio courses based on portfolio review and corresponding transferable coursework.

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