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Colleges / Southern California Institute of Technology

About SCIT

Southern California Institute of Technology is a private school in an urban setting in Anaheim, California. SCIT was founded in 1987 and now enrolls around 511 students a year, including 511 undergrads.

For each full-time student, SCIT spends about $1,200. SCIT employs one full-time professor for every 26 undergrads enrolled.

2021 SCIT Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Tuition $15,790

SCIT Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at SCIT

Southern California Institute of Technology does not offer early decision or early action.

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Visit College Confidential's Early Admission Central – a place to share stats, questions, and results with others applying early to SCIT in 2021.

SCIT Acceptance Rate

Around 0% of applicants get into SCIT each year.

SCIT Waitlist 2021

SCIT reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Southern California Institute of Technology?

SCIT is considered to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to SCIT, applicants must submit the following items.

SCIT Application Requirements

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Transcript of High School Record

SCIT Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to SCIT.

Is SCIT Test Optional?

SCIT is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at SCIT

SCIT does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commute from home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at SCIT.

Financial Aid at SCIT

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is SCIT a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a college is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at SCIT

About 79% of students who start at SCIT come back for their second year of college. Out of the 121 students who started at SCIT as first-time freshman, 48 graduate within four years.

Around 53% of students who started at SCIT earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for SCIT Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does SCIT sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is SCIT a good school for you?

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Read on to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

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Where is Southern California Institute of Technology Located?

SCIT is located in the urban setting of Anaheim, California, less than an hour from Anaheim and Los Angeles and San Diego.

If you want to see SCIT for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Anaheim, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Wayne (Orange County).

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what SCIT and Anaheim are like without leaving home.

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College Info

525 North Muller Street Anaheim, CA 92801

Campus Setting: Urban

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Wondering what life at SCIT is like? There are approximately 511 students enrolled at SCIT. 100% percent of students attend school full-time.


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