High School Profile

High School Profile

The High School Academic Faculty consists of 14 full-time instructors, 2 instructors who teach both high school and college courses, 3 teaching administrators, and 2 visiting faculty members. All faculty hold or are pursuing graduate degrees in their instructional fields.  The UNCSA graduating high school class averages 120 students annually. Typically, students in the top 50% of the class hold grade point averages above 3.5 unweighted.

Students in the high school arts programs have full access to the college instructors with many
designated high school arts instructors for specific arts courses. Instructors in the arts programs
teach both high school and college students. All arts programs instructors are professional artist-faculty.

 

SAT/ACT Data

Class of 2017: Total graduates: 122

SAT (mean scores)
Population

Percent of Graduating Class Tested

Critical Reading

Math

UNCSA

82%

625

592

NC

 

546

537

National

 

538

533

ACT (mean score)
Population

Percent of Graduating Class Tested

Mean Composite Score:

UNCSA

40%

26

NC

 

19

National

 

21

Class of 2016: Total graduates: 125

SAT (mean scores) Population

Percent of Graduating Class Tested

Critical Reading

Math

Writing

UNCSA

60%

579

555

557

NC

 

502

508

475

National

 

494

508

482

ACT (mean score)
Poplulation

Percent of Graduating Class Tested

Mean Composite Score

UNCSA

35%

25.5

NC

 

19

National

 

21.8

Advanced Placement Exams

In 2017, 122 UNCSA High School students (47.5%) took 224 AP Exams.

3.8 UNCSA Mean
2.7 NC Mean
2.8 National Mean

AP Exams

Average Score

Students taking exam

AP Art History

3.83

6

Calculus AB

4.1

25

English Language & Comp

3.7

49

English Lit & Comp

3.7

55

U.S. History

3.8

30

European History

3.0

6

Statistics

3.77

18

Psychology

3.9

14

US Gov. and Politics

4.1

26

Where Our Recent Graduates Were Accepted

American University, Appalachian State University, Art Institute of Boston, Atlanta College of Art, Bard College, Barnard College, Berklee College of Music, Boston College, Boston Conservatory, Boston University, Brandeis University, Brown University, Butler University, California Institute of the Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Cleveland Institute of Music, Columbia University , Curtis Institute of Music, Davidson College, De Paul University, Duke University, East Carolina University, Eastman School of Music, Elon University, Emerson College, Emory University, Florida State University, Georgia Tech.., George Washington University, Hampshire College, Hollins University, Howard University, Indiana University, Ithaca College, Johns Hopkins University, Juilliard School, Kenyon College, Manhattan School of Music, Mannes College of Music, Maryland Institute College of Art, Marymount Manhattan College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Michigan State University, New England Conservatory of Music, New College of Florida, New School University, New York University, NC State University, NC A&T State University, Northwestern University, University of Notre Dame, Oberlin College, Otterbein College, Parsons School of Design, Peabody Conservatory Penn State University, Pratt Institute, Princeton University, Rhode Island School of Design, Rice University, Roosevelt University, Rutgers University, Salem College, San Francisco Conservatory, Sarah Lawrence College, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Smith College, Southern Methodist University, Spelman College, Stanford University, SUNY-Fashion Institute of Technology, SUNY-Purchase, SUNY-Stony Brook, Syracuse University Swarthmore College, Tufts University, University of the Arts, UC-Berkeley, UCLA, University of Chicago, University of Cincinnati, University of Florida, University of Georgia, University of Hartford (The Hartt School), University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, University of Miami, University of Michigan, UNC-Asheville, UNC-Chapel Hill,  UNC-Charlotte, UNC-Greensboro, UNC School of the Arts, UNC-Wilmington, University of Pennsylvania, University of Richmond, University of Southern California, University of South Carolina-Columbia, University of Texas-Austin, University of Utah, University of Virginia, Vanderbilt University, Vassar College, Virginia Commonwealth University, Wake Forest University, Washington University in St. Louis, Wellesley College, Western Carolina University, and Yale University.