University of the Sciences 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.
The average composite SAT score for admitted University of the Sciences freshman is 1215 out of 1600. For perspective, a 1215 is in the 78th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1090 to 1340. The 75th percentile score is 1340 while the 25th percentile score is 1090.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by USciences but we estimate it to be around a 960 total composite SAT score.
The average score for USciences students on the math portion of the SAT is 610 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 540 and the 75th percentile score 680.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 550 to 660 and the average score for University of the Sciences students is 605.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at University of the Sciences based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 61.3%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.63.
An SAT score of 1340 or higher is very competitive at USciences and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 75% or higher.
Scores between 1220 to 1330 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. You have a good chance of acceptance, around 62% to 74%.
SAT scores between 1090 to 1210 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 45% to 60% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 960 to 1080 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 44% chance of admission to USciences. SAT scores below 960 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=215132 IPEDS survey data for University of the Sciences.