SAT Scores and Acceptance Rates at Selected Colleges

 

SAT 25-75th % of Applicants
College Percentile* Accepted** 
Cal Tech 1500 - 1600 9.0
Columbia 1430 - 1600  7.0
Harvard 1400 - 1600 6.0
Univ. of Chicago 1440 - 1600 8.0
Yale 1430 - 1600   7.0
Princeton 1390 - 1590 7.0
MIT 1430 - 1580 8.0
Stanford 1390 - 1580 5.0
Amherst 1360 - 1560 14.0
Brown 1370 - 1560 9.0
Dartmouth 1330 - 1560 11.0
Harvey Mudd 1400 - 1560 13.0
Rice 1390 - 1560 16.0
Vanderbilt 1420 - 1560 12.0
Duke 1360 - 1550 12.0
Univ. of Penn 1380 - 1380 10.0
Williams 1330 - 1550 18.0
Carnegie Mellon 1360 - 1540 24.0
Bowdoin 1375 - 1535 15.0
Claremont McKenna 1340 - 1530 11.0
Cornell 1330 - 1530 15.0
Haverford  1320 - 1530 25.0
Johns Hopkins 1400 - 1530 13.0
Pomona 1360 - 1530 10.0
Swarthmore 1340 - 1530 12.0
Tufts 1370 - 1520 16.0
Northwestern 1380 - 1510 13.0
Notre Dame 1420 - 1510 20.0
Washington U. in St. L 1420 - 1510 17.0
Georgia Tech  1310 - 1500 32.0
Georgetown 1320 - 1500 17.0
Middlebury 1270 - 1500 17.0
Northeastern 1340 - 1500 32.0
Univ. of Cal. Berkeley 1280 - 1500 15.0
Univ. of Southern Cal. 1270 - 1500 18.0
Emory 1270 - 1490 24.0
Rensselaer Poly 1280 - 1490 42.0
Vassar 1360 - 1490 26.0
Wellesley 1290 - 1490 30.0
Reed 1290 - 1480 39.0
Boston College 1260 - 1470 29.0
Brandeis 1250 - 1470 34.0
Hamilton 1300 - 1470 25.0
NYU 1250 - 1470 33.0
UCLA 1190 - 1470 17.0
Univ. of Rochester 1240 - 1470 34.0
Wesleyan 1250 - 1470 22.0
Mount Holyoke 1230 - 1465 ¹ 50.0
Case Western Reserve 1340 - 1460 36.0
Carleton 1300 - 1460 21.0
Colby 1270 - 1460 23.0
Coll. of William & Mary 1260 - 1460 34.0
Grinnell 1340 - 1460 25.0
Smith 1240 - 1460 ¹ 38.0
Univ. of Virginia 1250 - 1460 30.0
Washington & Lee 1340 - 1460 24.0
Colgate 1250 - 1450 27.0
Oberlin 1260 - 1450 29.0
Scripps 1280 - 1448 28.0
Davidson 1260 - 1440 22.0
Colorado College 1260 - 1420 17.0
Kenyon 1240 - 1420 24.0
Lehigh 1230 - 1420 30.0
Macalaster 1300 - 1420 39.0
Univ. of Michigan 1300 - 1420 26.0
Univ. of Richmond 1220 - 1420 31.0
Worcester Poly 1210 - 1420 ¹ 49.0
Barnard 1190 - 1416 22.0
Bates 1190 - 1416 ¹ 22.0
Boston University 1200 - 1410 33.0
Wake Forest 1200 - 1410 29.0
Conn College 1220 - 1400 40.0
Franklin & Marshall 1210 - 1400 32.0
Union 1240 - 1400 38.0
Bucknell 1210 - 1390 25.0
Univ. of North Carolina 1200 - 1390 30.0
Denison 1190 - 1380 48.0
Holy Cross 1220 - 1380 37.0
Dickinson 1190 - 1380 47.0
Lafayette 1200 - 1380 30.0
Bard 1160 - 1370 32.0
Skidmore 1130 - 1350 37.0
Gettysburg 1110 - 1343 40.0
Clark 1120 - 1340 55.0
Hobart & Wm. Smith 1170 - 1340 57.0
Trinity 1150 - 1350 33.0
Wheaton 1100 - 1330 65.0
St. Lawrence 1100 - 1310 46.0
Syracuse 1090 - 1290 48.0
Univ. of Vermont 1100 - 1290 71.0
St. Anselm 1070 - 1250 73.0
UNH 1010 - 1210 79.0

 

* Source: U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges, 2016 Edition. Ranges are for acceptances in Spring of '14 for class of '18. Totals are for math and critical reading in 2013 (perfect score = 1600). 25% of scores were below the low # and 25% were above the high #.

¹ Test scores not required.

** Source: U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges, 2016 Edition. In Spring of '15 for class of '19. .