# Colleges with the highest SAT scores in the United States

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## California Institute of Technology SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1545 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 795
- SAT reading/writing: 750

The average ACT score for California Institute of Technology is 36 and their acceptance rate is 6.4%.

## Massachusetts Institute of Technology SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1535 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 790
- SAT reading/writing: 745

The average ACT score for Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 35 and their acceptance rate is 6.7%.

## Harvey Mudd College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1530 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 790
- SAT reading/writing: 740

The average ACT score for Harvey Mudd College is 35 and their acceptance rate is 14.5%.

## University of Chicago SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1520 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 775
- SAT reading/writing: 745

The average ACT score for University of Chicago is 34 and their acceptance rate is 7.3%.

## Harvard University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1520 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 750

The average ACT score for Harvard University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 4.7%.

## Washington University in Saint Louis SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1520 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 780
- SAT reading/writing: 740

The average ACT score for Washington University in Saint Louis is 34 and their acceptance rate is 15%.

## Yale University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1515 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 745

The average ACT score for Yale University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 6.1%.

## Duke University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1510 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 740

The average ACT score for Duke University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 8.9%.

## Carnegie Mellon University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1510 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 780
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for Carnegie Mellon University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 15.4%.

## Stanford University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 735

The average ACT score for Stanford University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 4.3%.

## Johns Hopkins University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 735

The average ACT score for Johns Hopkins University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 11.5%.

## Princeton University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 765
- SAT reading/writing: 740

The average ACT score for Princeton University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 5.5%.

## Columbia University in the City of New York SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 735

The average ACT score for Columbia University in the City of New York is 34 and their acceptance rate is 5.9%.

## Vanderbilt University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 775
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for Vanderbilt University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 9.6%.

## Rice University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1505 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 775
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for Rice University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 11.1%.

## Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1501 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 731

The average ACT score for Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is 34 and their acceptance rate is 15.7%.

## Dartmouth College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1500 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 760
- SAT reading/writing: 740

The average ACT score for Dartmouth College is 34 and their acceptance rate is 7.9%.

## University of Pennsylvania SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1500 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 770
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for University of Pennsylvania is 34 and their acceptance rate is 8.4%.

## Northwestern University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1495 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 765
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for Northwestern University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 9.1%.

## Brown University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1485 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 755
- SAT reading/writing: 730

The average ACT score for Brown University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 7.7%.

## Amherst College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1480 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 755
- SAT reading/writing: 725

The average ACT score for Amherst College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 11.3%.

## Cornell University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1480 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 760
- SAT reading/writing: 720

The average ACT score for Cornell University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 10.9%.

## Williams College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1479 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 729

The average ACT score for Williams College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 13%.

## University of Notre Dame SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1475 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 725

The average ACT score for University of Notre Dame is 34 and their acceptance rate is 17.7%.

## Swarthmore College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1470 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 720

The average ACT score for Swarthmore College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 9.5%.

## Pomona College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1465 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 745
- SAT reading/writing: 720

The average ACT score for Pomona College is 34 and their acceptance rate is 7.4%.

## Georgia Institute of Technology SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1465 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 715

The average ACT score for Georgia Institute of Technology is 33 and their acceptance rate is 22.6%.

## Northeastern University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1465 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 715

The average ACT score for Northeastern University is 34 and their acceptance rate is 18.1%.

## Tufts University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1465 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 715

The average ACT score for Tufts University is 33 and their acceptance rate is 15%.

## Grinnell College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1460 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Grinnell College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 24.4%.

## Georgetown University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1450 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 735
- SAT reading/writing: 715

The average ACT score for Georgetown University is 33 and their acceptance rate is 14.5%.

## Carleton College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1450 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 740
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Carleton College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 19%.

## Haverford College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1450 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 740
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Haverford College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 18.8%.

## Middlebury College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1445 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 735
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Middlebury College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 15.4%.

## University of Southern California SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1440 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 740
- SAT reading/writing: 700

The average ACT score for University of Southern California is 32 and their acceptance rate is 13%.

## Hamilton College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1440 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 730
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Hamilton College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 21.3%.

## New York University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1440 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 740
- SAT reading/writing: 700

The average ACT score for New York University is 32 and their acceptance rate is 16.2%.

## Vassar College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1440 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 730
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Vassar College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 24.6%.

## Emory University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1435 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 740
- SAT reading/writing: 695

The average ACT score for Emory University is 33 and their acceptance rate is 18.5%.

## University of Michigan at Ann Arbor SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1435 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 735
- SAT reading/writing: 700

The average ACT score for University of Michigan at Ann Arbor is 33 and their acceptance rate is 22.9%.

## Case Western Reserve University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1435 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 745
- SAT reading/writing: 690

The average ACT score for Case Western Reserve University is 32 and their acceptance rate is 29.3%.

## Colby College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1430 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 730
- SAT reading/writing: 700

The average ACT score for Colby College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 13.1%.

## Smith College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1430 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 720
- SAT reading/writing: 710

The average ACT score for Smith College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 31%.

## University of Virginia SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1430 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 725
- SAT reading/writing: 705

The average ACT score for University of Virginia is 32 and their acceptance rate is 23.9%.

## Claremont McKenna College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1427 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 730
- SAT reading/writing: 697

The average ACT score for Claremont McKenna College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 9.3%.

## Wellesley College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1425 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 720
- SAT reading/writing: 705

The average ACT score for Wellesley College is 32 and their acceptance rate is 19.5%.

## Tulane University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1420 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 720
- SAT reading/writing: 700

The average ACT score for Tulane University is 32 and their acceptance rate is 17.3%.

## Boston College SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1420 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 725
- SAT reading/writing: 695

The average ACT score for Boston College is 33 and their acceptance rate is 27.2%.

## Boston University SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1420 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 730
- SAT reading/writing: 690

The average ACT score for Boston University is 32 and their acceptance rate is 22.1%.

## University of Rochester SAT scores

The average SAT score of 1420 breaks down into:

- SAT math: 750
- SAT reading/writing: 670

The average ACT score for University of Rochester is 31 and their acceptance rate is 31.4%.