United States Colleges Ranked by Highest SAT Score

List of Colleges by SAT Score

Below is a list of the 1065 colleges in the United States with the highest SAT Score for incoming freshmen. California Institute of Technology tops the list with an average SAT Score of 1555. Alternatively, check out the ACT version of these rankings.

List of United States Colleges Ranked by Highest SAT Score
School Average SAT Score
California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, CA

1555
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

1545
University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

1535
Harvey Mudd College

Claremont, CA

1530
Yale University

New Haven, CT

1520
Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

1520
Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, MO

1520
Duke University

Durham, NC

1520
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

1520
Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

1515
Columbia University in the City of New York

New York, NY

1515
University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

1515
Rice University

Houston, TX

1515
Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

1510
Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA

1510
Olin College of Engineering

Needham, MA

1510
Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

1500
Brown University

Providence, RI

1500