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Brandeis University SAT Scores

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SAT scores needed to get into Brandeis University

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Brandeis University is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.

Average SAT Score 1415

The average composite SAT score for admitted Brandeis University freshman is 1415 out of 1600. Brandeis University students have the 51st highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1415 is in the 96th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 1320 to 1510

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1320 to 1510. The 75th percentile score is 1510 while the 25th percentile score is 1320.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Brandeis University but we estimate it to be around a 1220 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 735

The average score for Brandeis University students on the math portion of the SAT is 735 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 680 and the 75th percentile score 790.

Average SAT Reading Score 680

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 640 to 720 and the average score for Brandeis University students is 680.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

69 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to Brandeis University

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Brandeis University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 33.4%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.84 weighted.

Can I get into Brandeis University with a 1510 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1510 or higher is very competitive at Brandeis University and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an above average chance of acceptance, around 48% or higher but admission is competitive.

Can I get into Brandeis University with a 1420 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1420 to 1500 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. While scores in this range are higher than many who apply, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 34% to 47%.

Can I get into Brandeis University with a 1320 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 1320 to 1410 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 21% to 32% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into Brandeis University with a 1220 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 1220 to 1310 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 20% chance of admission to Brandeis University. SAT scores below 1220 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
Admission chances to Brandeis University by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 63%
1590 62%
1580 60%
1570 58%
1560 57%
1550 55%
1540 53%
1530 52%
1520 50%
1510 48%
1500 47%
1490 45%
1480 43%
1470 42%
1460 40%
1450 38%
1440 37%
1430 35%
1420 34%
1410 32%
1400 31%
1390 29%
1380 28%
1370 27%
1360 25%
1350 24%
1340 23%
1330 22%
1320 21%
1310 20%
1300 18%
1290 17%
1280 17%
1270 16%
1260 15%
1250 14%
1240 13%
1230 12%
1220 12%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165015 IPEDS survey data for Brandeis University.